ESPN’s sports commentator Donna Richardson divorced her husband ending married life of over one decade! What’s the reason behind her divorce?
Unlike other causes of divorce, an extra-marital affair is also the leading cause of the divorce. Many celebrities have split due to this reason. Here is the similar case that has occurred to American fitness and aerobics instructor, Donna Richardson.
She has been through the same case of divorce. But the extramarital affair is just the case or is it some misunderstanding. Let’s take a look at the reason which ended her year’s long relationship. Also get the details of her age, networth, fitness and workout mantra along with her diet tips and does she have a boyfriend lately.
What’s the actual reason behind the divorce with her husband?
Tom divorced Donna secretly which got revealed after six months. The couple ended their twelve years long married life with a messy divorce battle. Though some sources claim the divorce to be mutual and amicable one the couple did have some ugly fight. Tom and Donna got married in the year 2000, and the former husband and wife had their wedding held at Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Caption: Donna Richardson with her ex-husband Tom Joyner in White House on August 28, 2004
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It looks like she is happy after getting a divorce as she recently shared a post on her Instagram where she captioned;
I enjoy spending time with my dear friend, Kelly! #happysunday#friendship #thepottershouse#nationalassociationfordownsyndrome
Though the couple went through the ugly separation they peacefully went through child custody issues as they don’t have any children from their twelve years long married life. But he has already two sons from his previous wife Dora; Thomas Jr. and Oscar and Tom calls them ‘Killer’ and ‘Thriller.’
Caption: Tom Joyner with his two sons Thomas Jr.(right) and Oscar (left) with his previous relationship with Dora
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When he was married to Donna, he sold his ‘REACH’ company which she helped him to develop the brand claiming half of the money. It is also said that after Tom refused to split the money with Donna, she was very upset and it is also said that Tom divorced her for a younger girlfriend Claudia Jordan.
Moving along, the reason behind their divorce was the rumor of extra marital relationship with his girlfriend, ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star Porsha Wiliams. But later she denied it saying;
“Since my tumultuous relationship and divorce from Kordell, I’ve chosen to keep my personal life as quiet as possible. I am in no way in a relationship or have I ever been in a relationship with a married man.”
Later he was rumored to have hooked up with Claudia Jordan as he was speculated to have donated more than $20,000 when he appeared on her show ‘The Apprentice.’
Richardson met Radio personality, Tom in the year 1997 and got separated in the year 2012.
Donna Richardson’s wiki like bio;
Donna Richardson Joyner was born on November 3, 1962, in silver spring, Maryland and graduated from Montgomery Blair High School, so her age must be 60 years. She is widely known for her series of fitness and workout videos and was appointed by President George W.Bush in the year 2006 to serve on the President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.
She is also a Producer and hosts “Sweating In The Spirit” which airs on ‘The Word Network,’ and ‘Donna Richardson: Mind, Body, and Spirit, which airs on ‘TV One.’
Donna is an Advisory Board Member for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and has served as the Women’s Sports Foundation Board of Trustees. Being an American television Sports Commentator, author, fitness instructor, as well as ESPN television sports commentator, Donna Richardson has earned an enormous amount of salary that adds to her net worth which is estimated to be 3 million dollars.