Chicago, IllinoisCreative entrepreneur and culinary artist, Maya-Camille Broussard established Justice of the Pies in 2014. Justice of the Pies was created to celebrate Maya’s late father’s love for pies and to honor his belief that everyone deserves an opportunity to reform their livesl therefore, part of Maya’s mission is to work with and empower individuals who have experienced barriers to employment. Her pies are currently available at various farmer’s markets throughout Chicago and select Whole Food Markets. Check her website for locations and look out for shipping options coming soon!
Before diving into the world of pie, Maya was a curator and art consultant. From 2009-2012 Maya was the owner and curator behind Chicago’s Three Peas Art Lounge, working to make viewing and collecting art less intimidating for young professionals. In 2012 she started The MCB Project to document her design projects. The blog, TheMCBProject.com, expanded to include other facets of the arts and culture including film, literature, culinary arts, fashion, product design, travel and more. She has been featured by national and local publications and television shows, including NBC’s LXTV, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Journal, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Social, N’Digo, and WGN’s People to People, Edible Chicago Magazine and Design Sponge.
A Chicago native, Broussard is a graduate of Howard University (B.F.A.) and Northwestern University (M.A.).