Johnathan Shillingford (Below Deck Med) Bio, Age, Height, Nationality and Ethnicity, Net worth

Johnathan Shillingford Biography

Johnathan Shillingford, the new chef on “Below Deck Mediterranean” Season 9, brings a wealth of experience to the table. Although his career path wasn’t initially culinary, fate led him to the high seas. About eight years ago, Johnathan turned his passion for food into a profession, pivoting from a Master in Architecture degree to becoming a Culinary Architect. His journey from architecture to yacht chef is a testament to following one’s passion.

Johnathan Shillingford Age

Born on July 7, 1992, Johnathan’s Zodiac sign is Cancer. He is currently 31 years old as of June 2024. Chef Shillingford celebrates his birthday on the 7th of July each year. His culinary skills and creativity are sure to shine as he navigates the challenges of feeding the crew aboard the Mustique.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Johnathan Shillingford hails from Roseau, Dominica. His Caribbean roots likely influenced his cooking style, infusing it with flavors from the region. Shillingford’s parents are Gregory and Gillian Shillingford. Chef Johnathan his mother, Gillian, for her unwavering support: “My mom, Gilly, is my rock and the best cheerleader anyone could ask for.” His mother, Gillian Shillingford, is a cosmetologist and entrepreneur while his father, Gregory Shillingford, is an engineer and agriculturist. Johnathan’s dad is also a player support specialist at Windwards Cricket. Moreover, he has a sister, Aisha Shillingford, who is a Senior Director of Innovation Strategy at Movement Strategy Center. 

Private Yacht Chef Johnathan Shillingford
Below Deck Med Chef Johnathan Shillingford (Photo Credit: Fred Jagueneau/Bravo)

Johnathan Shillingford Height

Chef Johnathan Shillingford stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 11 inches (approximately).


Chef Jonathan Shillingford seems to be in a romantic relationship with David Sargsyan, based on his social media posts. Although Jonathan doesn’t disclose many details about their relationship, he occasionally shares photos of himself and David on his social platforms.

Job on Below Deck Mediterranean

As the Mustique’s chef, Johnathan Shillingford is responsible for creating delectable dishes that satisfy even the most discerning palates. With seven years of experience in the yachting industry, he’s well-versed in the art of preparing meals at sea. His special skills extend beyond the kitchen, including twerking, singing, and design.

Below Deck Mediterranean Season 9

Viewers can expect to see Chef Johnathan’s culinary magic unfold as he collaborates with Chief Stew Aesha Scott, Captain Sandy Yawn, and the rest of the crew. Whether it’s crafting gourmet meals or navigating the challenges of a galley kitchen, Johnathan’s journey promises excitement and flavor.

 Net Worth

Johnathan Shillingford has an estimated net worth of around $300K-$1million. He is a private yacht chef. Chef Shillingford has over seven years of experience working as a chef in the yachting industry. He previously worked as an architect. Johnathan Shillingford is a cast member in Below Deck Mediterranean season 9.

Johnathan Shillingford’s Profile

Full NameJohnathan Shillingford
AgeTo be Updated
Date of BirthJuly 7, 1992
Zodiac SignCancer
ParentsMother: Gillian Shillingford
Father: Gregory Shillingford
SiblingsSister: Aisha Shillingford
HometownRoseau, Dominica
HeightApproximately 5 feet and 11 inches
Partner/BoyfriendDavid Sargsyan
EducationMaster’s Degree in Architecture
OccupationPrivate Yacht Chef, Architect, Reality TV Star
TV ShowBelow Deck Mediterranean
Net worth$300,000-$1,000,000


Johnathan Shillingford is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @shillingfordj, with over 2,800 followers as of June 3, 2024.