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Kristin Leitheuser (Small Town Potential) Bio, Age, Parents, Height, Partner, College, Basketball, Job, HGTV, Net worth

Kristin Leitheuser Biography and Wikipedia

Kristin Leitheuser is a contractor and co-host of HGTV’s Small Town Potential, a show that helps families find and renovate their dream homes in cozy upstate New York towns. She is also a former NCAA basketball player, a cross-country coach, and a bar owner. Leitheuser and her partner Davina Thomasula currently live in Kingston, New York.

Kristin Leitheuser Age | Birthday

Born on June 15, 1989, Leitheuser is 34 years old  (age as of 2023). She Celebrates her birthday on the 15th of June each year.

Kristin Leitheuser Parents

Leitheuser was born in Hudson Valley, New York to her parents; Donald “Don” Leitheuser (father) and Bonnie Leitheuser (mother). She grew up in Pleasant Valley, NY. Kristin’s dad/father, Don is a master carpenter and  Kristin’s building partner as he helps her with the renovation projects on “Small Town Potential.” Her mother/mom,  Bonnie Leitheuser is a retired teacher who lives in Pleasant Valley, New York. Moreover, Leitheuser has a sister named  Heather Leitheuser.

Kristin Leitheuser
Kristin Leitheuser (Photo Credit: HGTV)

Kristin Leitheuser Height

Leitheuser stands at a height measurement of 6 feet and 1 inch (approximately). She was a basketball player in college, so she is likely to be tall. She played for NYU-Polytechnic Institute (now NYU Tandon School of Engineering) from 2007 to 2011 and was a two-time All-Skyline Conference standout.

Kristin Leitheuser Partner

Leitheuser is engaged to her partner is Davina Thomasula, a real estate agent and co-host of “Small Town Potential”. They met in a bar in New York City, where Davina was working as a bartender. Kristin and Davina have been engaged for four years (as at the time of writing) but are not yet married and have not set a wedding date yet due to their busy schedules. They live in Kingston, New York, with their two dogs, Stephen and Winston.

Kristin Leitheuser College

Leitheuser graduated from NYU-Polytechnic Institute in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree  Business and Technology Management. She also has a master’s degree in construction management from Stevens Institute of Technology.

Kristin Leitheuser Basketball

Leitheuser played basketball for Arlington High School in LaGrangeville, NY and NYU-Poly basketball teams. She is a former two-time All-Skyline Conference standout at NYU-Poly.

Kristin Leitheuser Job

Leitheuser is a contractor and co-host of HGTV’s Small Town Potential, which premiered on June 14, 2023. She also worked as a Global Real Estate Associate for Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Before becoming a contractor, Leitheuser worked as an assistant women’s basketball coach at New Jersey City University from 2011 to 2013. She also served as the head men’s and women’s cross country coach at the same institution in 2012.

In addition to her TV and coaching careers, Leitheuser also co-owns a local bar called Goodnight Kenny, with Davina in Poughkeepsie, New York .

Kristin Leitheuser HGTV/Small Town Potential

Kristin is a co-host of HGTV’s “Small Town Potential,” alongside her partner Davina Thomasula. The show follows Kristin and Davina as they help families who want to settle down in the Hudson Valley find the perfect house to renovate and call home The show also highlights the local culture and community of the Hudson Valley . Davina devises the design plan, and Kristin brings it to life with the help of her dad Don .

“Small Town Potential” premieres on June 14, 2023, at 9 pm ET, on HGTV. The show airs on Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT on HGTV. It is also available to stream on discovery+.

Kristin Leitheuser Net Worth

Leitheuser has an estimated net worth of $500K-$1 million. She earns her income from HGTV’s Small  Town Potential, her bar business,  Goodnight Kenny, and her contracting work.


Kristin is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @kristin2_1 with 684 followers as of June 14, 2023.