Changing of the guard

. June 28, 2012.

David Whitney plans to bring fresh ideas to Paesano’s Restaurant now that head chef Isabella Nicoletti has left the restaurant after 12 years. She plans to stay in Michigan to become a private or corporate chef.Whitney worked alongside Nicoletti as sous chef for the last ten years so owner Michael Roddy said the choice for the new head chef was obvious, “David is very talented and has some refreshing new ideas to share.” 3411 Washtenaw Ave. 734-971-0484. www.paesanosrestaurant/annarbor.com