Teresa Earnhardt was born on Dec. 20, 1958 and would make her 56 years old in March 2015. She was born Teresa Houston but on Nov. 14, 1982 she married Dale Earnhardt Senior and became Teresa Earnhardt.
Dale and Teresa met at a race in the late 1970s. They had one child together, a daughter, named Taylor Nicole Earnhardt who was born Dec. 20, 1988. Teresa and Dale lived together on a 300 acre farm in North Carolina until Dale's death when he was racing in the Daytona 500 in 2001. Teresa was President and CEO of Dale Earnhardt, Inc. In 2006 she hired Max Siegel as President of Global Operations to assist in expanding DEI into the entertainment industry.