Claire Robinson

Claire Robinson is a television host, author and chef. A graduate of the French Culinary Institute in 2005, she became the host of Food Network's 5 Ingredient Fix.

On April 4, 2010, she debuted as the new host of Food Network Challenge, replacing Keegan Gerhard, who had hosted the program from 2005 to 2010.

Robinson was born in Jacksonville, Florida. As a child, her family moved frequently but eventually settled in Memphis, Tennessee. Robinson graduated from The University of Memphis with a degree in communications.

In 2004, she moved to New York City and attended the French Culinary Institute; she graduated in November 2005. Along with being a private cook, she spent time working on culinary production teams for several cooking series, including Food Network’s Easy Entertaining with Michael Chiarello and PBS' Everyday Baking for Everyday Food.