Hispanic Heritage Month Food and Culture ft. Chris

November 3, 2022
Headshot of Chris Romo

Each month the Food and Culture program will be celebrating and featuring members from the SSU community who are part of a cultural or underrepresented group. Chris was recognized during Hispanic Heritage Month. Learn more: 

What department are you from?

Culinary Services


From what culture is your heritage?



What does being part of this culture mean to you?

It is the history of my ancestors and the journey of my family that has brough us to where we are today.


How do you represent your culture at SSU?

By sharing traditions with those around me and who I work with.


What is your favorite dish?

Beef tamales


How is this favorite dish related to your heritage?

Tamales are a staple at any family gathering.