Chad Lechliter - Chef de Cuisine, Skyline Terrace

Chad was born and raised in Berkeley Springs, WV and found a passion for cooking while working in the culinary field throughout his high school years.  His first position was in 1993 at Coolfont Resort located in his hometown.  Chad then continued to study at the L’Academie de Cuisine school of Culinary Art located near Washington, DC.  In March 2013 Chad accepted the position of Chef de Cuisine of the Skyline Terrace Restaurant here at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.  His position entails the overseeing of the culinary operations in the Terrace as well as assisting with the Banquet Department, which involves catering events for our guests.  Chad’s advice to a new Chef or someone looking into pursing a career in the culinary industry is to, “Set goals, and stay on the path”.  The first dish that he remembers making is cheesecake, and his favorite dish to prepare is Ossobucco!