Members Area

Welcome to the Members’ Area of the Guild of Food Writers website. Here you will find resources that are only available to Guild members, including shortcuts to member benefits such as our discounts and pay survey results.


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The directory of members is one of the most important features of the Guild, so please be sure to keep your entry up to date, both with regard to professional activities and contact details. 


Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Natasha MacAller

I was a professional ballerina finishing my decades long career on Broadway in Phantom, then turned chef, international restaurant consultant (UK, USA, New Zealand), writer and cookbook authour. I rejoice in learning something new everyday and so fortunate that I have 2 careers absolutely loving what I do.

Special subjects

Vanilla. Spices. Culinary Medicine. Literature. Creative Writing. Classical Ballet. Pilates. Musical Theatre.

Languages spoken


Regular work

Restaurant Consulting soup to nuts. Chef wrangling and advising. Creating to organizing to participating in food and wine events around the world.

Advisory boards / Awards

Culinary Olympics in Berlin received a gold medal for tuna dish I entered as an apprentice. Top of school graduate in Culinary school. Diabetes, culinary medicine and nutrition panels I write for in the US. International Board for Heilala Vanilla in NZ/Tonga.

Commercial interests

Shark/ Ninja (advisory panel). Heilala Vanilla (board member/advisory panel). Sausal El Segundo Restaurant and Jaffa LA, Los Angeles CA. The Sick Children's Trust, UK.