Anna Painter

Anna Painter is a trained culinary professional who has been testing, developing, and writing recipes for a decade. She was an associate editor at Food & Wine. Anna has worked on such freelance projects as The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook and Gluten-Free Girl Everyday. She is currently the culinary manager at Martha Stewart & Marley Spoon.


As the chef de cuisine at Lincoln Station, Anna had the opportunity to create a full menu and develop recipes for the standing menu and deli case. She parlayed that experience into contract restaurant consulting for Baked NYC. In addition to her work at Food & Wine, Anna took on such freelance projects as recipe testing for The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook (2012), Gluten-Free Girl Everyday (2013), and Food Network. She became a recipe developer for Martha Stewart & Marley Spoon and Dinnerly in 2017. Anna now oversees the Martha Stewart & Marley Spoon menu management team.


Anna earned a bachelor of arts in anthropology from Grinnell College. She received formal training in Culinary Arts at the Institute of Culinary Education.

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