My Eureka Moment: From Lawyer To Greek Chef

By Adam Kaufman


My Eureka Moment: Rona Economou
My Eureka Moment: Rona Economou


NEW YORK – Rona Economou methodically chops feta cheese and drips olive oil onto sheets of thin filo dough. Portraits of her Greek grandparents, who taught her how to make dishes from their homeland, hang over her head. The 34-year-old is busy preparing spanakopita, a Greek pastry that blends spinach and feta cheese and is baked into a flaky crust.