Sam Kass is a food entrepreneur and former White House Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Nutrition. He is the founder of TROVE and a partner in Acre Venture Partners. During his White House tenure, Sam took on several additional roles including Executive Director of First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign and Senior White House Policy Advisor for Nutrition. Sam is the first person in the history of the White House to have a position in the Executive Office of the President and the Residence. In 2011, Fast Company named Sam to their list of 100 Most Creative People, and in 2012, Sam helped create the American Chef Corps, which is dedicated to promoting diplomacy through culinary initiatives.