Jefferson State Culinary Graduate, Samantha Schaeffer, Discusses Prize-Winning Burger at Todd English P.U.B. Birmingham. Did you know the new Asian Pork Chili Burger at Todd English P.U.B-Birmingham is the result of a burger competition? Samantha Schaeffer, lead cook at the P.U.B., beat out 10 of her co-workers to win a burger cook-off judged by Chef Todd English. Was this California native, a graduate of Jefferson State Culinary & Hospitality Institute, thrilled when her creation made it to the menu at the P.U.B.? Click the link below and watch a short video to hear her tell the story. Better yet, visit the P.U.B. in UptownBham and try it! (Uptown Birmingham YouTube Channel) This post is by Uptown Birmingham.