About Dorinda Medley 


There are a lot of twists and turns, ups, and downs in life. These are the thing that makes one stronger and ultimately fighter. These factors are like the fuel for success. A person has to face these circumstances in different parts of life. But it is the wisdom that governs the person to tackle it. Likewise, people have to face even some of the devastating situation of life. It’s not always about reaching the top. But it’s also about maintaining the position as far as possible and be brave enough safely land back to the bottom. No matter how hard life hits you, you should to courageous to handle it calmly and hold it back.

Moreover, it’s not easy to overcome the loss of your companion, partner, or close ones. But one has to remember the responsibility that is bounding them. Responsibility is the major factor that should keep in the mind to live a balanced life. Similarly, Dorinda Medley is one of those social figures who overcome the loss of her husband for the sake of her daughter. She is popular as an entrepreneur of DCL Cashmere. Dorinda is a jolly and outspoken kind of woman. She is very straight and does not hesitate to speak about any issues.

Quick Infos
Full NameDorinda Medley
Date of BirthDecember 13, 1964
Birth PlaceSandisfield, Massachusetts, USA
Spouse(s)/Partner(s)Richard H. Medley (m.2005-2011)
John Mahdessian (2012-2020)
Net WorthUS$20 Million

Likewise, she is very conscious about handling rumors and negative comments. She politely and happily deals with every bad enthusiasm. The brand succeeded to make celebrities happy. People also recognize Dorinda for her appearance in the series “The Real Housewives of New York City.”


Early Life

The birthplace of Dorinda in Sandisfield, Massachusetts, USA. During came into the world on December 13, 1964. Likewise, Dorinda is very concerned about her private life. She has been successful to put her history only to herself. She migrated along with her family from Great Barrington to Saratoga. Upon completing her graduation, she migrated to New York City. She was an employee in showrooms in Liz Claiborne.

Dorinda Medley


The details of her educational background are not so much clear. She has been really successful to hide her childhood struggles and information about her family. But Dorinda has completed her education before arriving in New York City.



The official career of Dorinda Medley started as an employee in showrooms in Liz Claiborne. There she met her first husband Scotsman. There she established her own company DCL Cashmere. Dorinda became successful in the company. She succeeded to get high profile clients from England. Joan Collins and Princess Diana were some of her high profile clients.


Then, Dorinda portrayed the role of Rothley in ” The Real Housewives of New York City” from season 7 in 2015. He appeared in regular roles. People know him for the cruelty of her character. She had announced officially of quitting the series after season 12. Dorinda won’t be part of the season 13 of the series. She is quite happy about it. Similarly, Dorinda gathered the courage to follow her passion of teaching Aerobics in 2019. Her creation of an interactive Dorobics class all became successful.


Dorinda Medley has been active on her YouTube Channel. She has been posting various cooking videos. She has also been on the cover page of the magazine “Saratoga Living.”

Dorinda Medley

Relationship/Personal life

Dorinda Medley has a quite known marital life. She has been a family-centric woman and knows the power of having a family. She had married Scotsman while working in New York. They fell in love and Dorinda moved to London for the marriage and start a family. She gave birth to a daughter called Hannah. Unfortunately, the marriage ended after 10 years. Then she moved back to New York by selling her company with her daughter as a single mother. 


Then, Dorinda married Dr. Richard Medley in 2005. Richard was a former Washington Power broker. He was also a respected speechwriter. Richard used to write speeches for congresswoman and vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro. Unfortunately, Richard passed away in 2011. He was a good husband, friend, companion, and father-like figure. On top of that, he was a good human being. He used to treat all the people with the same politeness and he believed inequality. 


Richard had gifted Dorinda a big Mansion as a wedding gift. It goes with the name of Blue Stone Manor. It is a nine-bedroom Standford white estate located in her native place, Great Barrington. She was in a relationship with John Mahdessian since 2012. They recently broke up in May 2020.


Social Media

Dorinda Medley is quite active in social media. She goes with the name of “@dorindamedley” with 955K followers on Instagram, “Dorinda Medley” with 267K followers on Twitter, and her Facebook page “Dorinda Medley” has 67K followers. Dorinda has been making videos for her YouTube Channel that goes with her name. Her YouTube Chanel has 9.78K subscribers with 48 videos. She has posted a lot of cooking related videos.

Dorinda Medley

Net Worth 

Dorinda Medley has been part of many projects. She has been an entrepreneur, actress, an Aerobic Instructor, and a model. According to the evaluation of her participation and celebritynetworth.net, she has an approximate net worth of $20 million.


Nutshell Bio

Dorinda’s current age is 54 years old. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Italian-Polish. He has ana attractive height of 5 feet 6 inches with a complimentary weight of 58 kgs.