Greg Kayko A Dotdash Meredith employee for 31 years, Greg Kayko is currently Director, Editorial Operations and Finance, and Managing Editor of Better Homes & Gardens. Greg most recently served as Editorial Director of Meredith Premium Publishing, where he led the repositioning of that group's portfolio. Earlier in his career he served as Editor-in-Chief of Better Homes and Gardens Books; Managing Editor of Country Home; and Copy Chief of Better Homes & Gardens. Greg began his career at Meredith as a Research Associate in what is now known as the Meredith Consumer Insights department. His experience and deep knowledge of the Better Homes & Gardens brand across many platforms helps Better Homes & Gardens serve its unique audience that reaches nearly 50 million women every month. Prior to joining Meredith, Greg taught literature and creative writing courses at Johnson Country College, Arizona Western College, the University of Arizona, and Trident College in Nagoya, Japan. Greg has a Bachelor's degree in English and Philosophy from Drake University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Arizona in Tucson. He is based in Dotdash Meredith's Des Moines offices. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.