BETHANY CRAWFORD ★ GENERAL MANAGER
General Manager Beth Crawford of Matt the Miller's Tavern in Dublin, has roots in hospitality that started in New York State where she worked at the Country Club of Buffalo and was a Server Captain at Trattoria Aroma.
Upon moving to Columbus in 2011, she began as a server at Matt the Miller's in Grandview. She quickly rose to Assistant General Manager positions at both the Dublin and Grandview locations until March 2014 when she was named General Manager at the Dublin location. She moved to Gemini Place as General Manager in August 2015 prior to moving back the Grandview location towards the end of 2016, and then returning to Dublin in late 2017.
Beth's love of restaurant work is paired with a love of food and the skills required to prepare it. The changing pace of each day in the restaurant space is something Beth enjoys. She genuinely appreciates the connections she has with staff and guests. She’s particularly gratified by the embrace the Tavern receives from the Dublin community. Beth currently resides in the Dublin area with her husband, Austin and kids, Dominic and Bella. In her free time, Beth enjoys spending time with her family and pups, Ziva and Zilara exploring Columbus Metro parks and making friends at surrounding dog parks.
Be sure to say hello and get to know Beth next time you're visiting us at Matt the Miller's
Samantha Anderson★ assistant general manager
MATT GOINGS ★ EXECUTIVE CHEF
Early experimentations in his mother's kitchen while she was at work led to Executive Chef Matt Goings' career. His first line cook job was an extra part-time job meant to help fund a first home. Heloved the pace of the kitchen and decided that's what he wanted to do full-time.
While attending the Columbus State Community College Chef Apprentice program, Chef Matt held down a job at 55 on the Boulevard and stayed there for 7-1/2 years working with over 30 excellent chefs.
Over the next thirteen years, he worked and learned at several small Columbus restaurants, worked as sous chef at 55 at Crosswoods then Mitchell's Fish Market. He earned the Executive Chef position at Mitchell's Steakhouse and stayed for over ten years before joining Matt the Miller's Tavern and CLB Restaurants.
His love for cooking is so great that it's something he enjoys with his wife and two boys on his days off along with motorcycling and gardening.
Rachel Vanover ★ Sous Chef
Rachel was born in Columbus and grew up in the suburbs of Dublin. She first stepped foot in the restaurant industry in 2009. After spending a few years slinging dough as the Assistant Kitchen Manager at Mellow Mushroom she decided to move on to bigger and better things. In 2014 Rachel joined the Matt The Miller's family for the opening of our Gemini location. In 2017, she moved down to Cincinnati to open Kenwood and West Chester. Earlier this year she made the move back to Columbus where things came full circle and brought her to our Dublin location as Sous Chef. She currently resides in a cute little home in Bexley.
In Rachels spare time she enjoys fishing, snowboarding, going to car shows, cheering on her Philadelphia Flyers, playing fetch with her Akita, Tsuki, and enjoying the occasional "Peeber".
JOEL MYATT ★ SOUS CHEF
Joel got his start working in restaurants at J. Liu in 2011. The fast pace and opportunity to be creative sparked his interest in the culinary world. He worked at several restaurants in Central Ohio to broaden his overall knowledge. He began working for Matt The Miller's in July of 2016 and was promoted to Sous Chef in 2018. He has worked at all of our Columbus locations.
In his free time he enjoys music, he plays guitar and bass, and frequently attends live music and music festivals. He has played hockey since an early age and is a big Pittsburgh Penguins fan. He loves the outdoors and spends his time hiking, camping, kayaking and mountain biking.
Chad Stoneburner ★ Floating GM
Chad is from Harrisburg, Virginia. He went to school at Bridgewater College and during those years started bartending and supervising at The Inn at Ohio Northern. He
began working for Matt The Miller's in July of 2014 and quickly became a bartender at our Grandview location. He worked his way up to Assistant General Manager in Dublin in 2016 and became General Manager of our Gemini location in 2017. He has since moved to our floating General Manager and assists all six locations.
Chad is married to Hannah and in his free time enjoys visiting breweries and vineyards, traveling, playing tennis, and spending time outdoors.