Title: Editorial Assistant, BHG
Education: Drake University
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Expertise: Holidays & Celebrations, Lifestyle

Savanna Bous is an Editorial Assistant at Better Homes & Gardens, contributing to both home and garden content areas. She graduated from Drake University in the spring of 2022.

Savanna knew she wanted to dedicate her life to communication and connection from growing up in her family’s small-town business. Throughout college, she held internships at Dotdash Meredith, American Society of Magazine Editors, Des Moines Radio Group, and Station 1 Records. She’s written pieces for BHG and Fast Company. Savanna has experience with design, videography, radio, branding, and strategic communications. With her work, she hopes to make people’s days brighter.


Savanna has gained experience in multimedia creation and writing through internships at Better Homes & Gardens, Fast Company, Des Moines Radio Group, and Station 1 Records. Prior to joining the BHG team full time as Editorial Assistant, Savanna contributed to BHG as an Apprentice in the final semester of her senior year at college.


Savanna attended Drake University where she earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Magazine Media, Advertising, and Digital Media Production. She also has a minor in Graphic Design. During her undergrad, she wrote for her college lifestyle magazine, Drake Mag, and was president of Drake Broadcasting System. 

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.

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