“I’m living the American Dream one mistake at a time.”
“I’ve created a great life, and I love living it.”
Kelly Killoren-Bensimon (born May 1, 1968; Rockford, IL) is a former model, equestrian, jewelry designer, and magazine editor. She is the author of three books published by Assouline: In the Spirit of the Hamptons (2002), American Style (2004), and The Bikini Book (2006). She also has a jewelry line, which she has been selling for the last six years.
In September 2011, Bravo announced that Killoren-Bensimon would not be returning for Season 5.
In September 2013, Kelly revealed that she would be returning to The Real Housewives of New York City in a limited role. She confirmed that she had filmed scenes with LuAnn, Carole, and Heather.