Aviva Drescher

 

Biography

Aviva Drescher works as the National Spokesperson for One Step Ahead, an organization for amputees, and as an advisory board member of Cancer Schmancer, as well as with the Live4Life Foundation. She studied at Fieldston School before completing her B.A. degree at Vassar College. She later earned her master's degree in French at New York University, and a law degree at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Instead of pursuing a career as a lawyer, she decided to prioritize her family which consists of investment banker husband Reid Drescher and their four children. Since season 5, she has been appearing as one of the cast members of The Real Housewives of New York City.
 

Place of Birth

New York
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

-She's the cousin of The Nanny actress Fran Drescher.

-She is billed as the first and only New York City born “Real Housewife” in the history of the franchise.
-She got into a farm accident when she was six years old which resulted in the amputation of her left leg.
 

Filmography

2012-present The Real Housewives of New York City
 

Height

5'10"
 

Quotes

Season 5: "Never underestimate a woman born and raised in New York City."
Season 6: "When people tell me I'm fake, I know they're just pulling my leg."