About KIN Smoke
We love our community. We love good food. KINsmoke is our humble but bold offering to Healdsburg, a neighborhood establishment with delicious food, true bbq, a fun and entertaining atmosphere in an easy, family friendly location. Come. Order some food. Join us at the bar. Gather with friends and family. We created this space for you.
– JC & Brad
Originally from San Luis Obispo, JC Adams became involved with Food at a young age working at family run deli’s like the historical High St. Market and Deli, his father’s Old-Fashioned Foster’s Freeze, the famous F. McIintock’s in Shell Beach, Ca and the likes of Food Network Celebrity Chef, Guy Fieri. Today, JC is married to wife Tracy, and has daughters Katie, Jessie, Grace, Josie, and son JR. He has been a resident of Windsor and Sonoma county since 1996
Brad began his life in the hospitality industry as a 15-year-old sauté, and pizza cook in a small pizzeria in the South Bay. He went on to hold multiple positions mostly in the front of the house with various companies before resigning to pursue other goals. Working in restaurants in San Jose, Petaluma, Cotati, Santa Rosa, New York City, Roseville, and Sacramento, Brad gained extensive knowledge of food and beverage, while being responsible for multiple facets of business controls including but not limited to menu development, hiring, training, and corporate level leadership. Brad and his wife Melanie have two sons and daughter named Owen, Hank, and Betsy.