Laura Scholz

Laura Scholz headshot 2023
Title: Freelance Writer, BHG
Education: Furman University, The Ohio State University
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Expertise: Interior Design, Wellness, Community Gardens, Luxury Homes

The daughter of an avid gardener who loved touring grand homes and digging in the dirt equally as a child, Laura now covers everything from community gardens to luxury homes and interior design trends.


  • 10+ years of experience covering interiors, homes, and gardens
  • Currently the editor-in-chief of Modern Luxury’s Medicine + Doctors
  • Certified classical Pilates teacher and avid runner


Laura Scholz is an Atlanta-based writer and editor who has covered homes, interiors, and gardens for notable local and national publications like Atlanta magazine, Atlanta magazine's HOME, The Atlantan, Good Housekeeping, and more for over a decade.


Laura is a magna cum laude graduate of Furman University with a BA in political science and received her MA in arts policy and administration from The Ohio State University.

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