Heather DeForest Crosby is a brilliant American businesswoman who came into the public eye when she married Steven Mnuchin. She was his second wife and the couple was known for their philanthropic engagements in Los Angeles and New York. They got separated and subsequently divorced in 2014 after being married for 15 years with 3 children together.
Heather DeForest Crosby Biography
Heather DeForest Crosby was born in 1967. Her father (Henry Ashton Jr) teaches (Latin, English, and Theatre) in the Rippowam-Cisqua School of Bedford. Her mother (Virginia Duel Crosby) works as a corporate director of volunteers in New York’s St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital.
Heather is a very private person and rarely shares any personal information in the media. She schooled at Hobart and William Smith Colleges graduating with distinction.
As at the time of her wedding to Mnuchin, she had already risen to the position of senior vice president, corporate communication in New York, having started from being a Public Relation Executive. The company she worked for (Launch Media) is a news, music information, and Internet music company.
On his part, Steven Mnuchin was a managing director overseeing trading and sales of municipal and mortgage bonds of money-market securities and government with Goldman, Sachs & Company – the company his father also worked for as at the time of their wedding. He graduated from Yale University.
Heather met and married Mnuchin in 1999 when she was 32 years of age. They have 2 daughters (Dylan and Emma) and a son (John) together. The couple got divorced in 2014 after being married for 15 years. The reason for their divorce was not made public but they have tried to keep things cordial for the benefit of their children.
Heather has since dabbled into other businesses in her area of interests.
Facts About Steven Mnuchin’s Ex-Wife
1. Philanthropic outreach
Heather has been very big on helping people. She is a part of different philanthropic organizations, and on the board of directors of ‘Joyful Heart Foundation’.
Due to her interest in yoga, she started her own yoga clothing line and has used her profit to finance her philanthropic engagements.
2. Her marriage to Steven Mnuchin
The pair got married on the 25th of September 1999 in a lavish ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street, New York. They were married by Cantor Ronald Broden.
Despite Steven’s divorce from Kathryn McCarver that same year, he moved on happily to marry Heather. The couple was popular for their philanthropic endeavors and they lived a life befitting their status. Mnuchin took Heather on trips and vacations all around the world.
They initially bought a $10.5 million house at 740 Park Avenue but later moved to their Bel Air mansion in California because Steven bought Indymac and their headquarter was in Pasadena. The house costs $26.5 million.
Their marriage was quite an adventure and Steven went overboard providing his family with the comfort they deserved. The details of what went wrong were never shared with the media. The couple decided to go their separate ways and subsequently got divorced in 2014.
3. Life after her divorce
Heather Deforest Crosby seems to have forged ahead in every area of her life and her love life after her divorce from Mnuchin.
After her split from Mnuchin, she moved out of their Bel Air mansion into a smaller but lavish Beverly Hills mansion. The house stands on a land of about 9,167 square feet. It has 5 bedrooms including a master suite, movie theater, sports bar, game room, amongst other rooms.
Heather is presently in a relationship with David Ford while her ex-husband Mnuchin got married to Louise Linton a Scottish actress in 2017. He was also elected as US Secretary of Treasury by President Trump in 2017.
4. Net worth
Heather is a smart businesswoman and makes a tidy sum from her different investments. Besides being the senior VP at Launch Media, she also makes money from her yoga clothing line. Although the exact amount she makes has not been made public due to her nature of keeping things private, her earnings have been estimated to be about $500 thousand. Her ex-husband, on the other hand, has an estimated net worth of $300 million.
5. Body statistics
Heather Deforest Crosby has kept her figure trim even after three children. She still looks very slim. She has blue eyes and blonde hair. However, nothing has been provided as regards her height and weight.