Quick Facts of Candiace Dillard
- Full NameCandiace Dillard
- Net Worth$4.5 Million
- Date of Birth1986 /12 /14
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceBiloxi, Mississippi,
- ProfessionReality Star, Entrepreneur
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourBrown
- SpouseChris Bassett (m: August 2018)
- Height1.61 m
- Weight122 lbs
- Body Measurement32-25-34 inch
- EducationHoward University
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook, Twitter
- ChildrenThree from her husband's past marriage
The 2013 titleholder of Miss United States, Candiace Dillard is a reality tv star who is best known for appearing on the Bravo reality show, Real Housewives of Potomac. She is an entrepreneur and is the founder/CEO of Candiace Dillard Pageant Consulting. Dillard has an impressive amount of net worth from a dazzling array of her profession.
Candiace is the co-founder of Prima Hair Collection and co-owner of Chateau Salon Suites. She is a married woman and is living a blissful life with her husband and children. So, let’s know in full detail about her personal as well as professional life.
Candiace Dillard’s Age, Parents & Education
Candiace Dillard was born on December 14, 1986, in Biloxi, Mississippi, the USA to her parents Dorothy and Walter. As of 2019, Dillard is 32 years old, and her birth sign is Sagittarius. Dillard mostly grew up in her hometown, Atlanta, Georgia. Talking about her education, she graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism from Howard University.
Candiace’s parents are divorced as of now. They were high school sweethearts but separated after Walter began an affair with a woman. As a result, Walter has a child named Michael from his past illegitimate relationship. Hence, Candiace has a half brother. Meanwhile, her mother, Dorothy, is now married to her boyfriend, Ronald.
Candiace Dillard’s Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Candiace Dillard has a decent height of 1.61 m (5 feet 3 inch) and has a bodyweight around 122 lbs. Likewise, she has a perfect body measurement of 32-25-34 inches. He bust size is 32 inches, waist size is 25 inches, and her hip size is 34 inches. Her shoe size is 6.5. Further, she has dark brown eyes and brown hair.
Candiace Dillard’s Net Worth & Income
As per reports, Candiace has a net worth of $4.5 million as of 2019. Aside from acquiring income from the Bravo show, ‘Real Housewives of Potomac,’ Candiace is the CEO of a pageant consulting company. Also, she is the co-founder of a beauty company called Prima Hair Collection. Likewise, she co-owns Chateau Salon Suites, a space for beauty professionals.
On the other hand, Candiace’s husband, Chris Bassett, is a restaurateur. The husband-wife duo is has a lavish lifestyle. But do you know? Candiace’s mother financially supports her in every situation. As per sources, her mother Dorothy paid over $100,000 for the wedding. At one point, Candiace was living in her mom’s vacation home.
Candiace Dillard’s Married, Husband & Kids
The beautiful Candiace Dillard is a married woman. She is married to her fiance-turned husband, Chris Bassett. The couple married with a lavish wedding ceremony on August 11, 2018, in Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium.
So, how did they meet? The husband-wife duo first met while they were both working at a restaurant in downtown Washington, D.C. The couple engaged at Myron Mixon’s Pitmaster BBQ on May 2017. In their engagement, Chris gave her a platinum round cut diamond ring. He proposed to her with a surprise engagement that included all of her family and friends.
For her wedding gown, Candiace went to Karen Sabag Couture for a custom creation that took eight months to perfect. Further, the groom, Chris’s black-and-white tuxedo, was topped with a textured white paisley jacket accented with crisp black buttons.
Candiace walked down the aisle with both her father and stepfather. Her mother joined the three of them to give the bride away. As per sources, Chris has three children from his past relationship. However, Candiace loves and cares for Chris’ children as her own.
Candiace Dillard’s Career & Business
Before that, Candiace worked as an intern at the White House Offices of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, where she liaised between the White House and the African American community for President Barack Obama.
As an entrepreneur, Dillard is the founder/ CEO of Candiace Dillard Pageant Consulting. Likewise, she is the co-founder of Prima Hair Collection by Candiace Dillard. Also, Candiace is the co-owner of Chateau Salon Suites. In 2009, she founded an organization called My Sister’s Keeper, mentorship, and women’s empowerment organization.
Additionally, Candiace won the title of Miss United States in 2013. Similarly, she has competed in the pageant industry for many years and holds top placements in the Sunburst, National American Miss, Miss Maryland USA, Miss District of Columbia USA, and Miss United States pageant systems.