We were sad to hear that Eileen Davidson would be exiting Real Housewives of Beverly Hills for the upcoming Season 8 — she and Lisa Rinna were the soap queens! But with her exit comes a new gal who fans are already intrigued by: Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave!
The blonde with a familiar last name — more on that down below — brings with her a breath of fresh air to the aging franchise. With her impressive pedigree, aspirational lifestyle, and adorable family, Teddi is sure to have viewers buzzing.
Now that the RHOBH premiere is right around the corner, we should get to know this new addition a little better. Scroll down for all the scoop on Teddi!
Who are Teddi’s parents?
Teddi was born July 1, 1981 to Victoria Granucci and John Mellencamp — yes, Grammy-winning icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee John Mellencamp. She grew up in Hilton Head, SC, and has one sister Justice, plus three half-siblings.
What does she do for a living?
Teddi is a professional fitness coach with her own program called LA Workout Junkie. In the program, she shares her weight loss secrets, having gone through an extreme transformation of her own in her 20s. She’s also an avid equestrian who still competes from time to time.
Is Teddi married?
The 36-year-old has been married to California businessman Edwin Arroyave since 2011. He works as the CEO of Skyline Security Management. She was previously married to Matthew Robertson, with whom she tied the knot in 2006.
Does she have children?
Teddi and Edwin have three adorable children: Isabella (Edwin’s daughter from a previous relationship), and their shared kids, daughter Slate and son Dylan.
What is her net worth?
Though Teddi’s own net worth isn’t public knowledge, we can learn a little about it from her dad’s earnings. According to Celebrity Net Worth, John Mellencamp is worth $25 million, and he may well have passed some of that on to his children.