The Moroccan Palace - NIU - Ellington's

Fall 2013 Management Teams

The Moroccan Palace

Thursday, October 31 & December 5, 2013

Home Away From Home

Sam Gaul, Jessica Gurczak, Jamie Pleta


Jamie Pleta

Hello, my name is Jamie Pleta. I am a senior at Northern Illinois University and majoring in Hospitality. After I graduate, I hope to get a job involving event planning.  I am the dining room manager and general manager for The Moroccan Palace. I will make it my priority to make sure everyone has a wonderful experience and gets to experience a new cultural setting at The Moroccan Palace.

Sam Gaul

Hello, my name is Sam Gaul. I am currently a senior at Northern Illinois University. My major is hospitality with a minor in dance performance. I am the executive chef for The Moroccan Palace. It is my goal to make sure everyone enjoys the delicious Moroccan cuisine.

Jessica Gurczak

Hello, my name is Jessica Gurczak and I am currently a senior majoring in Nutrition and Dietetics here at Northern Illinois University. After I graduate, I plan on working in a more holistic nutrition environment. I am the sous chef for The Moroccan Palace. I hope you enjoy your lunch with us as we bring lots of authentic Moroccan spices to your senses.