Brennan Long

Brennan Long, Senior Social Media Editor at Southern Living
Title: Senior Social Media Editor
Education: University of Richmond
Location: Richmond, Virginia

Brennan Long is the senior social media editor at Southern Living. She joined the team as an editorial fellow in 2014, and today she focuses on social growth and content development for the brand.


For the past nine years, Brennan has collaborated with print and digital editors to shape Southern Living's voice across social platforms. The brand hosts a passionate audience of millions on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, TikTok, and Snapchat. Brennan engages with Southern Living's followers daily and uses their feedback to strategize written stories, videos, and social packages.


Brennan Long graduated from University of Richmond in 2014 with a degree in journalism.

About Southern Living

Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand , celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines .

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