Meet our team

Ian Pavelsky

Executive Chef

Hello there! My name is Ian Pavelsky. I will be your executive chef at Dam Chicken! I have been cooking for about 8 years, primarily in the Lake Country area of Wisconsin. I couldn’t be more excited to bring my skills to Beaver Dam!

I am looking forward to meeting all my customers and having fun making amazing food in our beautiful new kitchen! If you see me out and about feel free to introduce yourself.

If the anticipation is killing you, just know the food will be well worth the wait! See you all soon.

Khari Sanders


Hello my name is Chef Khari Sanders. I am a graduate from Le Cordon Bleu in Minnesota.

Originally from Chicago Illinois, I have traveled a lot and cooked for some of the best chefs in the industry. I am very passionate about my craft and take pride in everything that I do.

I want to bring a new style and innovative techniques to Beaver Dam and infuse great taste and quality food into this community.

Jamall Russell


Hello to everyone. My name is Chef Jamall and I am originally from Chicago, IL. I am happy to be one of the chefs here at Dam Chicken, and I am also proud to be a part of this beautiful town.

I have been in the culinary field for a few years with experience in various types of kitchens. I received my Culinary Arts Degree from Le Cordon Bleu in Chicago. From there I gained my experience and know how from my travels.

I can’t wait until we are serving the best chicken you will have in Beaver Dam. I thank you all for having me here and hope to see you soon!!!

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