Linda Johnson Larsen is the author of many cookbooks, including Knack Grilling Basics and Knack Quick and Easy Cooking. She is the Guide for Busy Cooks at About.com. Linda has created and tested recipes for major food companies since 1987. Linda has written articles for Woman's Day, and her recipes have appeared in Good Housekeeping's Quick and Simple Magazine. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Christopher Brown is an editorial and advertising photographer whose work appears in numerous magazines. He is the photographer for The Charleston Chef's Table (Three Forks, Fall 2009). He was raised in California and moved the the Southeast to study film; soon after college he established a career as a freelance photographer.