Santé: A Taste of Baltimore

By Sean McDaniel

Santé is Baltimore’s premier food and beverage event, which supports the National Kidney Foundation program. There were food stations offering specialities from a number of local chefs, celebrity judges, the People’s Choice competition, live entertainment and a silent auction featuring sports memorabilia, dining, entertainment, local art, spa, health and fitness and vacation packages.

Pictured (LtoR) Paul Grill, Chairman of the Board, National Kidney Foundation; Nicole Scharf, Executive Dirtector, National Kidney Foundation
Pictured (LtoR) Veronica Santos, Community Impact Manager, Comcast; Marion Hodges, Executive Adminisrative Assistant, Comcast
Pictured (LtoR) Angela Moralis, Project Manager, Care First; Summer Sadlecek, Project Manager, Care First; Rachel Attinello, Project Manager, Care First; Theresa Thompson, Lead Analyst, Care First
Pictured (LtoR) Luckmimi Liyanage, Medical Student, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Eric Xu, Medical Student, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Pictured (LtoR) Amanda Yeager, Reporter, Baltimore Business Journal; Talya Tavor, National Campaign Manager, National Audubon Society; Sandy Mazza, CEO/Founder, Sandy Bottom
Pictured (LtoR) Klaus Bienert, President, Victor Wood Products; Laurie Bienert, Clinical Research Pharmasist, Johns Hopkins
Pictured (LtoR) Sheri Wilson, Software Engineer, Resolute; Doug Wilson, Senior Director, Octo Consuting Group
Pictured (LtoR) Casey Fallon, Transplant Coordinator, University of Maryland; Emily Vaughn, Transplant Coordinator, University of Maryland
The silent auction yeilded some impressive memorabilia!
Event goers enjoyed a variety of culinary delights!
The culinary offerings were as aesthetically pleasing as they were to the palette.
Local breweries were well represented at Santé
Among the offerings on display were some of the finest handcrafted wares created in Baltimore!
The silent auction provided patrons with opportunities to give and receive.

Sean McDaniel