Slade Smiley attached with insurance title has earned fame for his feature on the television reality show “The Real Housewives of Orange County.”

His role in the show “Date My Ex: Jo and Slide” has also been loved by the viewers.

Slade is also busy on the California’s Radio. So far Slade has earned a net worth of $100 thousand.

Early life

Slade was born in Oakland, California on 29th October 1973. He had been in Anchorage, Alaska where spend his childhood days. He cleared his international business from California State University. When he was thirteen, he joined a performing group in his locality. He was a regular participant in dramas and other programs in his school and college days.

Not only on the stage but Slade had also competed in the athletic field from the early days. He participated in cycling, track and field meet and also in country cross skiing. Slade is very much successful as a cyclist. He was trained up in the National Cycle Team of United States and was a member of Tour De France in 2003.


As he moved to Southern California, he got some assignment in the world of modeling. Slade was quite busy then with the commercials of famous brands as Gillette, Adidas, Volkswagen and more. From 1995 he is the associated with Screen Actors Guild.

Then came the real break of his life when he and his fiancée Jo was cast for an upcoming show in 2005.  Slade’s emerged as new ex-fiancé from the serial “The Real Housewives of Orange County” which was telecasted by the Bravo channel from 2006. The show is viewed in 44 countries and was viewed by more than 450 million viewers. The people have seen Slade engaged with Jo De La Rosebut after some period moved toward Lauri Waring, another housewife in the show. This pair also did not last as Lauri got married to George Peterson.

Sometime later Slade and Jo were determined to spin off with “Date My Ex: Jo & Slade.” She drama had come up with a bang having a high rating but fail to keep pace with the expectation of the viewers.

Slade was also seen in another serial “Marriage Boot Camp:  Reality Stars” which was aired in 2014.

Slade came up with another appearance in the “Keeping It Reality” in 2014 with his new relation Gretchen. The public has also seen him appearing again with Gretchen in the fifth session of Housewife show. Along with his reality show, he also had his business.

Personal life

Earlier he married Rosie, and with her, he was blessed with children, Grayson and Gavin. Later on, he is engaged with the actress Gretchen Rossi.

It was heard that the reality star suffered a foreclosure and lost his home in the year 2008. To honor the struggle of his son Grayson, who is suffering from cancer Slade dedicate time for some charitable works.

Quick summary:

Full Name: Slade Smiley

Date of Birth: 29th October 1973

Birth Place: Oakland, California, United States

Age: 44 year

Profession: Radio Anchor, Reality Star

Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch / 1.90m

Weight: 180 pounds

Net worth: $100,000