Fast Facts

  • Was a member of the cheerleading squad and dance team in high school.
  • Earned a dental-assistant license.
  • Auditioned for the first season of Jersey Shore and was selected to join the roommates for their second stint in Seaside Heights.

Relationships

  • Joann — Mother
  • Chris Buckner — Fiancé

College

  • Attended Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, New Jersey, United States

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Details

  • Birth Name: Deena Nicole Cortese
  • Birth Place: New Egypt, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Reality cast member

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