Who Is Kortney Wilson? All About Her Marriage, Career, & Relationship With Dave Wilson

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Who Is Kortney Wilson? All About Her Marriage, Career, & Relationship With Dave Wilson
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Starting out as a country music singer, Kortney Wilson has come a long way in her professional life. At present, Wilson leads a successful career as a singer, actor, designer, and TV presenter. Besides, the multifaceted personality is also widely famous for her real estate show named Masters of Flip, where Kortney appeared along with her ex-husband.

Though Kortney is pretty much accomplished professionally, her marriage to her ex-husband Dave Wilson couldn’t succeed. Besides, Kortney also has beautiful children from her marital relationship.

In this article, we will talk about Kortney’s parents, age, height, and much more interesting detail. Also know who is Kortney’s boyfriend after her divorce from her former husband.

Kortney Wilson Bio: Age, Parents, Early Life

A successful actress, singer, and designer, Kortney Wilson was born Kortney Galerno, on February 8, 1979, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. As of 2023, she is 43 years of age.

She is the oldest daughter of father Ken Galerno, and mother Karrie Galerno. The actress also has three younger siblings, but she has not revealed their names.

Though Galerno was born in Windsor, she spent most of her childhood in Sudbury. When she turned 13 years of age, her parents moved to Kitchener, where she spent a large part of her life as well.

Kortney Wilson Started Singing Professionally At 15

While she has now established herself in various professional fields, she began her career at the age of 15. In 1994, she had already performed with Royal City Musical Productions in Guelph.

A few years down the line in 1998, she signed several contracts. She reportedly signed a publishing deal with Scream Music Publishing in Nashville, & a management deal with Scream Marketing and Christy DiNapoli. At the time, she worked with Reba McEntire.

By 2001, she has released two singles Don’t Let Me Down, & Unbroken by You. Her single Unbroken by You became hugely successful reaching the top 50 list. Besides, she has also made numerous appearances on the American soap opera One Life to Live. Apart from that, she has also written several songs, including Ryan Tyler’s single “Run, Run, Run,” which was released in 2003.

She Is a Successful Real Estate Professional

Apart from music, Kortney is also into real estate. She and her ex-husband Dave got the idea of getting into the profession after they sold their house for a profit of $30,000 after a cosmetic renovation back in 2006.

Kortney And Dave Run Several Shows Together
Kortney And Dave On Their HGTV Show

Soon after that, the former couple started a business flipping houses while still continuing their music career. Just 2 years into the business, Kortney got her real estate license. Eventually, in 2015, she along with Dave began a reality series named Master of Flip, which dealt with buying, renovating, and flipping houses.

They ran the show for four seasons. After the end of the series, Kortney went on to produce and host a new HGTV series named Making it Home with Kortney and Dave.

Apart from these, she has also been part of several other TV shows like Music City Fix, Home to Win, Game of Homes, & others.

Kortney Wilson Was Married To Dave Wilson In The Past

Well, the beautiful Kortney Wilson was married to Dave Wilson. The couple reportedly married in around 2005, in a small wedding ceremony.

Kortney Wilson With Her Husband And Children
Kortney Wilson With Her Husband And Children

Kortney and Dave met for the first time back in 2000, during his songwriting trip to Nashville. The duo clicked right in their first meeting and eventually began dating. Well, they dated for over four years before they finally decided to tie the knot.

While they are no more together, the former couple shared a great relationship as friends. As we mentioned earlier, they even ran a few businesses together and host HGTV’s Music City Fix.

Why Did Kortney Divorce Her Husband Dave?

As we said earlier, Kortney and Dave were together for over 18 years and married for around 14 years. But despite all these years of togetherness, they decided to call off their marriage.

She announced her separation from Dave on December 20, 2019. She made the announcement via an Instagram post. While they have not revealed the reason behind their split, it looks like they have split amicably due to some irreconcilable differences.

Kortney Announces Her Split From Her Husband Dave Wilson
Kortney Announces Her Split From Her Husband Dave Wilson

The former couple has filed for a divorce which is yet to be finalized.

Kortney Is a Mother of Three Children With Her Former Husband

The beautiful Kortney Wilson is a mother of three children. While her sons, Jett and Sully are her biological children, born from her marriage with Dave, Lennox Esmee is her adopted daughter.

Well, she shares a great relationship with all her children. In fact, Wilson often shares their photos on her Instagram, which clearly reflects the love she shares with her kids.

Though she has filed for a divorce from her spouse, they still take care of their children together on mutual understanding.

Who is Kortney Wilson’s New Boyfriend? Her Love Life After Her Divorce

Kortney, after her divorce from her former husband Dave, has already moved on with her new partner. She is currently dating her boyfriend-turned-fiance named Ryan. As for their initial love, they began their relationship in July 2021 and have since been together.

Moving into their first meeting, Kortney met her future husband through the online dating app Match.com. Unlike many lovebirds, they are quite open about their love since the beginning as Kortney has shared a number of romantic photos of the duo on her social media handles.

Wilson and Ryan Engaged in March 2022: Are They Planning to Marry?

After dating for nearly a year, Kortney’s new boyfriend Ryan proposed to her while vacationing in Whistler, a town north of Vancouver, British Columbia. Celebrating their big moment together, Kortney shared a couple of photos of them together, showing her sparkling engagement ring on Insta. She wrote the caption,

“The next page of our love story. Ryan + Kortney.”

She ended the caption with the hashtag, “ofcourseisaidyes.”

Kortney Wilson's new partner Ryan
Kortney and her future husband Ryan.

As for their wedding plan, it looks like they will appear as bride and groom soon. Back in October 2022, Wilson on the occasion of her husband’s birthday even mentioned him as her “future husband.”

How Much is Kortney Wilson’s Net Worth?

Like we said earlier, Kortney has had multiple professional careers and she undoubtedly earns a big amount as her salary. But what is her net worth? Well, her exact net worth at present is unavailable, however, we can estimate it to be in the millions.

At present, Wilson resides in Nashville, TN.

Social Media

Kortney is pretty active on social media. She is on Instagram and Twitter. As of 2023, she has over 162k followers on her official Instagram account. Likewise, she also has over 8k followers on her Twitter.