Someone’s in the Kitchen Joann Roth-Oseary is president of Someone’s In the Kitchen, a full-service catering and event-planning business, with 10 full-time and 40 part-time employees, down significantly from before the pandemic. Roth-Oseary is on the board of the Valley-based California Business and Industrial Alliance, or CABIA, where she is also a founding member. She recently joined the board of the International Caterers Association Education Foundation and she is on the executive committee of the SEARCH Foundation, which assists event professionals. Her firm has been named the Best Catering Company by the Los Angeles Daily News and she received the Lifetime Achievement Award by Special Event Magazine. BEST ADVICE: From my mother Janet: “Joann, never just go along with the crowd. Always listen to the sound of your own truth.” FAVORITE BOOK: The Bible. BUCKET LIST: To have my beloved husband Yossi and myself live a long and healthy life together.