Heather Thomson

Heather Thomson Schindler is an American fashion designer and television personality, born on April 14, 1970, under the zodiac sign of Aries. She is the daughter of Jonathan Thomson and Emily Franks. Thomson soared to fame on the reality T.V. show “Real Housewives of New York City” and is also a renowned businesswoman. Learn more about this celebrated reality star as we commemorate her special day!

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Heather Thomson

Birth date:

April 14, 1971



Zodiac Sign:



5' 7"

Relationship Status:


Net Worth:

$10 million

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Heather Schindler, better known in the entertainment world as Heather Thomson, is an American fashion designer and television personality. She was born in New York City on April 14, 1970, and she is an Aries. She is the daughter of Ronald Thomson and Emily Franks.

Thomson is devoted to the city that never sleeps, has lived in the Big Apple all her life, and trained professionally as a designer at the State University of New York, Plattsburgh. Her world has always been in the limelight, her field of action being lifestyle. From her own experience, she came up with a comfortable line of clothing for women who recently gave birth. Yummie has been a resounding success.

Thomson’s debut on the small screen was through the television series “Real Housewives of New York City,” where she was the main character during seasons five to eight. It gave audiences a view of her personal life. The show introduced Jonathan Schindler — her husband — whom she married on June 28, 2003, and her two children, Jax and Ella Rae.

Thomson lives a healthy life and shares her lifestyle with her 190,000 Instagram followers so that they apply her tips and advice. She features as a health coach while promoting her online beauty and healthy food business. She has also ventured into communications by creating her podcast “in MY heart.”

Career timeline

The Real Housewives of New York City

She gets the leading role in the reality series for four seasons.

She’s part of Revlon’s #GoBOLD

Thomson is a mentor for the make-up television-reality series.

Watch Her Live With Andy Cohen

She appears as his special guest on the show.

Yummie.com Launches

She expands her empire of clothing and healthy food.

Why We Love Heather Thomson

  1. She supports charitable causes

    She is a philanthropist who supports charities such as No Barriers, Kellner Family Pediatric Liver Disease Foundation, and the Tick-Borne Disease Alliance. We love how caring she is.

  2. She has earned awards

    She has received several awards, including the Spirit of Life Award from the City of Hope. That’s certainly a reason to look up to her.

  3. She’s an adventurous woman

    Thomson has published several times that she loves mountain biking, racing, and horseback riding. We love an active celeb!

5 Surprising Facts

  1. She supports organ donation

    She believes in second chances for people.

  2. Her opinion on fashion is important

    She nominates winners for the Council of Fashion Designers of America awards.

  3. A star working with celebrities

    Her list of clients includes Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, and Sean Combs.

  4. Thomson’s clothing brand is functional

    Yummie has positioned itself in the market with comfy maternity clothing.

  5. Her prizes are amazing

    One was a H.U.G. award by the Intimate Apparel Square Club.

Heather Thomson FAQs

Does she have siblings?

Yes, she has a sister named Sherry Thomson.

What does she do?

She dedicates herself fully to her podcast and her life as a health coach. She has also appeared in Season 12 of the “Real Housewives of New York City.”

What other professions does she have?

She is an entrepreneur, designer, fitness coach, and podcaster.

Heather Thomson’s birthday dates

2025April 14Monday
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