Donovan Eckhardt Profile
Donovan Eckhardt is an American contractor, businessman, property developer, and reality TV series personality who is known for being a contractor on Windy City Rehab on HGTV. He is also the owner and founder of his own company called Greymark Development Groupp, LLC.
Donovan Eckhardt Education
Eckhardt went to Dundee Community High School where he attained his high school diploma. He, later on, joined The University of Maryland, College Park, and attained his Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture.
Donovan Eckhardt Career
Eckhardt is a well-known reality TV personality, businessman, contractor, and designer who is famous for being a contractor on the HGTV reality show called Windy City Rehab as well as Windy City Flip. In addition to this, he is also the founder and owner of his own construction company called Greymark Development Groupp, LLC. which was established in 2013. After college, he was hired by R.Carrozza Plumbing Company and CD Group Companies where he worked for some time.
Donovan Eckhardt Age
Eckhardt was born on November 25, 1979, in Arlington Heights, Illinois. He is therefore 43 years old as of 2022.
Donovan Eckhardt Height
Eckhardt stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Donovan Eckhardt Family
Eckhardt was born and raised by his father, Ted Eckhardt, and his mother Melinda Eckhardt. Growing up, Donovan was raised alongside his brother, Theodore Eckhardt, and sister Liz Eckhardt Nierman. On April 11, 2022, he shared a post on his Instagram page wishing his brother and sister a happy Siblings Day. His sister, Liz is happily married and has two children while his brother, Theodore is working as a graphics designer.
Quick Facts About Eckhardt
|Age||43 years old as of 2022|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Donovan Eckhardt Wife
Eckhardt is happily married to his beautiful wife called Erica Eckhardt. The couple has been together since tieing the knot in August 2012. On August 18, 2022, he shared a post on his Instagram page wishing their marriage a happy 10th anniversary. The couple resides in Chicago, Illinois together with their children. Whenever Donovan and Erica are not working, they enjoy spending time with the kids and other outdoor activities all across Illinois.
Donovan Eckhardt Children
The duo is also blessed to be parents of their four children called Henry Hank, Thomas, Genevieve, and Charlotte (9 years old). They welcomed their youngest child(Henry Hank) Elias Eckhardt on March 9 2022 and even shared the good news on his Instagram page. Their daughter, Genevieve(Gigi) is 6 years old, Thomas(Tommy) is about 1 year old, and the youngest is Hank who is about 10 months old as of December 2022.
Donovan Eckhardt’s Net Worth
Eckhardt has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a contractor, businessman, property developer, and reality TV series personality.
Donovan Eckhardt: Windy City Rehab
Eckhardt was working on a renovation series called Windy City Rehab alongside Alison Victoria who is an interior designer. The series premiered on January 1, 2019, and mainly renovated city-based homes including apartments as well as townhomes. However, the show’s producer contracted Covid-19 leading to delayed production of the second season. The second season finally premiered on September 15, 2020. On March 28, 2022, HGTV publicized that the third season would be soon on air. On April 21, 2022, the third season of Windy City Rehab premiered on HGTV.
Donovan Eckhardt Law Suit|Drama
Eckhardt filed a lawsuit against HGTV and all the officials running the show for allegedly causing him emotional distress and embezzling money from most of the past projects during the series’ second season. Donovan filed for this lawsuit after he was fired from Windy City Rehab in 2019. However, Cook County Judge Patricia O’Brien Sheahan dismissed the lawsuit in April 2022. Donovan’s lawyer later on filed for an appeal leaving a lot of Donovan’s fans questioning his integrity. In addition to that, Eckhardt publicized that he suffered several social media attacks which lead to him getting depressed and being diagnosed with anxiety.
Where is Donovan Eckhardt now?
Eckhardt is working on his construction company called Greymark Development Groupp, LLC. He resides in Chicago, Illinois with his wife and four children.