Johanna Silver, Associate Garden Editor, Sunset Magazine
As associate garden editor and test garden guru at Sunset, Johanna Silver designs and builds small-scale gardens for publication in the magazine. She regularly writes about her adventures in the test garden, including such topics as growing edibles, small backyard projects, and a beginning gardener Q&A. In 2009, Silver won a James Beard Award for her contributions to Sunset’s One-block Diet blog. At home, she can be found digging the dirt out from underneath her nails and enjoying city life in San Francisco.