At the age of 11, Savanna is an accomplished author, speaker, and CEO. At the age of 7 years old, her passion to help others improve their health led her to author her first book. Later she started her own non-profit organization Happy Heart Advice, dedicated to leading the charge in educating and empowering individuals and communities to live happy and healthy lifestyles.
Savanna’s passion has led to her giving motivational speeches and working with the Happy Heart team to come up with innovative ways to educate everyone about their hearts. Her message is that of ownership and empowerment, encouraging children of all ages to get serious about caring for their own bodies. Her educational seminars also provide communities with information on Happy Heart Approved foods that they can implement into their lifestyles. She passionately shares with families how they can shift the entire make up of their lives through healthy living.
Savanna’s story has garnered media attention far and wide and her Happy Heart Challenges have impacted hundreds of students and families. She has become a recognizable face among students in her area and is known as a motivational and supportive figure among her peers. In 2015 Savanna was awarded the UnSung Heroes Award by Senator Richard Pan. In May of 2017, she was invited to speak at the 9th Biennial Obesity Conference in San Diego where she shared insightful information on
how to implement healthy eating into everyday adolescent lifestyles. In June of 2017, she was honored by the American Heart Association for her work and impact in the health community. Savanna’s next goal is to create a special program that helps families effectively purchase more Happy Heart Approved foods.