Vicki Gunvalson is a reality television star, businesswoman, and creator of Coto Insurance. Vicki Gunvalson is most known for her fourteen-season leading role as a housewife in Bravo’s reality television series “The Real Housewives of Orange County”. Similarly, she recently featured on the Bravo channel’s late-night discussion show “Watch What Happens: Live”.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Vicki Gunvalson was born on March 27, 1962, with the birth name/full name Victoria L. Steinmetz. As of the year 2021, her age is 59 years old. Her birthplace is Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA. She is an American national and her Zodiac sign is Aries. Similarly, she is a Christian. She had her 58th birthday in 2020. Similarly, she is one of five children born to William J. Steinmetz (father) and Joanne Steinmetz (mother). Kathy, Kim, Lisa, and Bill are her siblings’ names.
Her father was a builder, while her mother was a homemaker. Her father died from Alzheimer’s disease in 1991. In terms of schooling, she attended William High School before going on to Harper College.
Vicki Gunvalson began working part-time at her father’s construction firm after her divorce from Michael J. Wolfsmith. She began working in the health insurance industry in 1991, following the loss of her father. After getting her insurance license in California, she and her second husband, Donn Gunvalson, created Coto Insurance and Financial Services. She was a founding member of Bravo’s reality television show “The Real Housewives of Orange County.” She announced her retirement from the franchise in January 2020, saying in a statement:
“It’s been an incredible ride for 14 years and I want to thank all of you for your support, for your love and for ‘whooping it up’ with me along the way”.
She also presents the podcast “Whoop It Up with Vicki”. Furthermore, she has also been on “Dr. Phil,” “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,” “Tamra’s OC Wedding,” and “The Doctors” in the past.
She is an extremely brilliant and accomplished television personality who has amassed a large fortune via her profession. Her net worth is predicted to be $7 million as of 2020. In the fifth season of Orange County, she became the highest-paid cast member. She was paid around $500,000 every season of “The Real Housewives of Orange County.”
She plans to purchase a home in May 2020. Her current income and professional earnings have not been publicized, but her admirers have no doubt that she is making a nice living from her job. Her primary source of income is a television professional, and she is content with her salary.
Moving on to Vicki Gunvalson’s personal life, she was a married lady. At the age of 21, she married her first husband, Michael J. Wolfsmith, and they had two children, Briana Culberson (née Wolfsmith) and Michael Wolfsmith. The couple split when she was 29 years old, and she later married Donn Gunvalson in 1994. After she obtained her insurance license in California, the pair established Coto Insurance and Financial Services. The pair did not last long and divorced in 2014.
She began dating Brooks Ayers in 2014, however, the couple broke up in 2015. Moreover, she is currently engaged to Steve Lodge, Roger Lodge’s brother. She is having a great time in her current life since there are no interruptions. After all, she appears to be content in his relationship with his betrothed, Steve, so there is a bigger likelihood of his marriage.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Vicki Gunvalson is a very gorgeous woman with a nice personality who attracts a large number of admirers. Her height is 1.69 m, and her body type is thin. She has a healthy body weight of 60 kg. Her shoe size is 9 US, and she wears a size 4 dress. Her hair is blonde, and her eyes are blue. Overall, she has a good figure and a charming personality.
Similarly, she is active on social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has gained more than 629k followers on Facebook under the username @VickiGunvalsonOfficial. She has gained more than 1.1 million followers on Instagram under the username @vickigunvalson. Furthermore, her Twitter account has gained more than 687.5k followers under the username @vgunvalson.