As the first-ever female cast member of the reality series Salvage Dawgs, Grayson caused quite a stir with her first appearance in 2013. But as the episode rolled it was easy to see why she was selected for the show. Handy with a hammer, Grayson excelled in all fields of construction work. While on the show she strung an amazing relationship with fellow cast-member Mike Whiteside, Tay Whiteside, and Robert Kulp. In this article, we will bring everything to know about this reality television personality.
Grayson Goldsmith was born on November 13, 1988, in Roanoke, Virginia, United States. Grayson is secretive about her early life, details about her parents and siblings have not been revealed to the media of late. Grayson attended Patrick Henry High School and for her further education, she enrolled at Appalachian State University earning a degree in sustainable development and geology. Before being picked up for television series, she did a bit of traveling around parts of Europe.
While it is unclear how or when Grayson got into construction, we do know that she worked several odd jobs. One of them included working as a camera and lighting crew for the film Hot Flashes in 2013.
Grayson joined the cast of “Salvage Dawgs” in 2013. Following her debut, Grayson regularly appeared on the show and made over 50 episode appearances until the conclusion of the show in 2020. Salvage Dawgs is a reality TV series that followed the team at Black Dog Salvage, a salvage and architectural design company based in Roanoke, Virginia. The team, led by Robert Kulp and Mike Whiteside, traveled to various locations to salvage and repurpose architectural elements, antiques, and other items that would otherwise be discarded. The show focused on the renovation and restoration process, as well as the history and background of the items and buildings that the team salvages.
Married to husband:
Back in the day, Grayson would be often quizzed about her sexual identification. Fans were quick to summarize that since she works in a field dominated by men, she must be gay. But nothing could be farther from the truth. Grayson put all the rumors to rest with a lovely wedding to Garrett Hollingsworth. The pair tied the knot on June 15, 2019.
The pair shared a dating affair prior to marriage and Garrett decided to take a step forward when he asked Grayson to marry him in 2018. Nearly a year after preparing for the wedding the couple walked down the aisle in their hometown attended by family and close friends. In the years as a married couple, the pair has given birth to a baby boy. The family currently lives in Roanoke, Virginia.
Not much is known about Garrett besides bits and pieces here and there. Garrett is born and raised in Roanoke, Virginia, he went to Northcross High School. After graduation, he enrolled at Sewanee: The University of the South.
Relationship with Tay Whiteside:
During her time on the Salvage Dawgs, Grayson and Tay Whiteside shared great on-screen chemistry. As such viewers were quick to speculate about the affair between the pair in real life. However, the two never dated in real life even though they were friends and remained since leaving the show. While Grayson is blissfully married Tays enjoys a relationship of his own with another lady.