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Team Biographies

Hee Bong Hyun MS, RD - Resident District Manager 

Born in Seoul, Korea Hee Bong Hyun brings over 25 years of large-scale operational leadership to the dining services program at San Francisco State University. She earned her Master’s Degree from New York University with a focus on Human Nutrition. Hee Bong has served as a preceptor for Sodexo’s Dietetic Internship program, Chairwoman of Sodexo’s National Pan-Asian Employee Resource Group, and most recently as a Bio Ethics Fellow and Human Nutrition Instructor. As a registered dietitian for over 25 years, she brings a deep passion for connecting people through food and nutrition.

Gerard Rangel - Executive Chef 

Executive Chef Gerard Rangel joined Sodexo in 2006 after successfully leading many restaurants into world-class status. Classically trained in French, Italian, and Mediterranean cuisines, he graduated from Le Cordon Bleu in San Francisco where he also had the privilege to tour France and Italy learning several inside-trade skills. Now as the Executive Chef of San Francisco State University Dining Services, Chef Gerard will bring a new sensation to collegiate dining. He is well-known for his use of seasonally-available ingredients and gastronomy techniques. 


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