is a seasoned in world cuisine and is THE pit boss. Experienced and knowledgable of West Indian, Mediterranean, Latin, Americana and Asian cuisine, he has been preparing food for people for 25 years, traveling the world honing his art. From Columbus, OH, Chris proudly possesses a film degree, used to worked as a film professional in NYC for 9 years.
"Nine years in NYC rounded me out and created skills needed to succeed in business and life." A DGA card holder and he worked with many famous personalities over the years; his personality and experience is on display in every dish created.
When she's not taking orders at the Shanty Window, Alexa can be found in her bee yard.
"The most important living thing on this entire planet is the size of your smallest fingernail, and it is up to us to keep them alive!" she says. Alexa is proud to play a role in the conservation and continuation of the honeybee population here in Durango.
Previously Alexa worked in the Theatre, Film and Television industries in New York City, hanging lights for Lincoln Center and running around some of the most insane television sets to date! This is where she was introduced to her partner, Christopher Turner. The two met on the set of Fast and Furious 8 in 2016, and have worked together ever since.