Friends & Partners
Kurt Mezger, a Clark College partner for nearly 20 years, passed away May 25 at the age of 83. A native of Switzerland, Mezger enjoyed a culinary career that began as a 16-year-old apprentice in Bern and took him around the world until he settled in Oregon in 1964. Mezger owned and operated the Chalet Swiss restaurant in Welches, Ore., for 25 years. He was a passionate advocate for Clark College’s Culinary program and his philanthropic support is ensuring the program reaches its potential.
Susan Ann Tornow