Carole Murko Creator, Host and Executive Producer, Heirloom Meals

Carole Murko holds an AB in Economics and a minor in Art History from Smith College, a MA in International Economics from NYU and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Prior to founding Heirloom Meals, Carole had successful careers on Wall Street and in interior design and decoration.

Most importantly, Carole is a culinary artist who learned how to cook by observing her mother and grandmother since she was three years old. Throughout her life, Carole has captured their passion for cooking, entertaining, and feeding friends and family, and translated it into her own special way of honoring the traditions she loved as a child.

Carole hosts a weekly radio show called Heirloom Meals Radio, a storytelling show she created to share treasured family recipes, stories, and tips…“savoring yesterday’s traditions today”, on NPR affiliate Robinhood Radio, WHDD, 91.5 FM in Sharon CT. She regularly appears as a food expert and demo chef on Newschannel 13, Albany, NY’s NBC affiliate. Carole developed and hosted a 16-video series featuring diabetes-friendly heirloom recipes for Liberty Medical that launched on their website in November 2011. She executive produced and hosted Heirloom Meals’ Thanksgiving and Heirloom Meals’ Christmas, scheduled to air on 90% of the public televisions stations across the nation in November and December of 2012. She writes for Edible Berkshires and blogs most days.

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