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The Cress Team

Hari Pulapaka Hari Pulapaka: Executive Chef & Co-Owner

Hari was born and raised in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai (formerly, Bombay). He came to the United States in 1987 to pursue graduate studies in Mathematics. Today, Hari is a classically trained James Beard nominated Chef as well as an active tenured Associate Professor of Mathematics at Stetson University. Hari teaches full-time at Stetson University during the day and returns to the kitchen at Cress at night. More...

Jenneffer Pulapaka Jenneffer Pulapaka: General Manager & Co-Owner

Jenneffer is a social entrepreneur and champion of global cuisine. She was born and raised in Orlando, but she spent many months in Europe and Asia, which influenced her understanding of global foods. Today, Jenneffer is a podiatric surgeon with her own private practice (The DeLand Foot and Leg Center) and also manages Cress. More...