Former star of Real Housewives of Orange County who became known for her constant arguments with co-star Tamra Barney, creator of Gretchen Christine cosmetics.
She battled Bulimia for many years before her appearance on the show.
She appeared on Chelsea Handler's late-night show, Chelsea Lately.
She attended Baylor University, where she studied Psychology.
She was briefly engaged to entrepreneur Jeff Bietzel before his death.