Natalie Gregory is a long-time resident and real estate agent in Decatur, a place where she, her husband, and two daughters truly experience big city style and small town charm. Natalie founded Decatur Living as an outlet for showcasing the style and charm of the Decatur community and small business owners. Since its founding, the magazine has grown to highlight the greater Atlanta area as well. Natalie loves supporting her Intown community—whether through sponsoring a local battle of the bands concert or a tour of homes. She encourages everyone to explore Intown living and love local!
ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER, MARKETING
Breya’s extensive background in marketing and advertising has given her the opportunity to work in several different industries. In 2018, she launched her own brand, equilibreyaum, a brand dedicated to creative storytelling for women. Originally from the Washington, D.C. metro area, she enjoys exploring Atlanta with her husband and learning everything about its rich culture.
Ellie is a senior at Decatur High School serving as the Managing Editor for her school’s journalism staff. After studying at the Young Writers Workshop at Bard College Simon’s Rock, Ellie includes plans to pursue creative writing in college among her big dreams. Halloween gets her imagination in full gear, she’s been a local version of Stephen King’s “Carrie” and Sandy from Grease in recent years.
Mel is a seasoned creative who lives, works and plays in Decatur. She credits a degree in Journalism from Arizona State University as putting her on the path to the writing and marketing work she loves, which includes her service as Editor of Decatur Living. With a mantra of “follow the fun,” Mel craves salt water taffy, live shows by the Avett Brothers and long runs on vacation. She finds no better company than her husband of 24 years, her four kids and Elvira, the world’s cutest pug puppy.
Brent started his company, BOC design, Inc., in 2004 as a freelance art director, graphic designer and illustrator. For over twenty years he has created innovative print designs, through publications, corporate branding/marketing, advertisement campaigns, trade shows and product designs. He also specializes in illustration, photo retouching and conceptual art and fine art paintings. He has won many awards for his work, including the Platinum Hermes Award. Originally from Janesville, WI, Brent has made Georgia his home since 1995, with his wife Stephaine and son Aidan.