Misha Collins has always found a way to stir up discussions on the internet with his acting and articles, like the one he defended Monica Lewinsky during her affair with former U.S. President Bill Clinton.
Many have always wanted to know more about his personal life, especially after realizing that he once was an intern for the former president.
Since he has been good at keeping his personal life private, many were surprised to realize that he was happily married to Victoria Vantoch.
So who is Victoria Vantoch?
Victoria Vantoch has been married to Misha Collins for more than two decades since they tied the knot in 2001.
The long-term couple knew each other when they were teenagers, and they have been close to each other since the actor was 16 years old.
The two were still in school when they first met, and the Naibuzz states that Misha was the only male in the literature class when the two started being friends.
They developed an affection for each other and decided to settle down in 2001.
Vantoch prefers to remain quiet and does not work in the entertainment industry.
This does not mean that she is a sit-at-home mama since she has managed to make a name for herself through her books.
Vantoch is also a journalist and writer though most people know her due to her marriage to the actor.
Collins is famous for acting as Angel Castiel on Supernatural which aired on C.W.
Apart from that, he is also a published poet.
Vantoch was born in 1974 in Riverdale, Illinois, and attended Northfield Mount Hermon School in Massachusetts before joining college.
When the two met in their literature class, it was like they were meant for each other.
Their wedding took place in Maine, and ten years later, they celebrated their 10th anniversary by renewing their vows in Coinstar supermarket.
The couple is blessed with two children, a daughter named Maison Marie Collins and a son named West Anaximander Collins.
She is an Author
Vantoch ventured into writing in her early days after completing her studies.
In 2007, she released The Threesome Handbook: A Practical Guide to Sleeping With Three, which focused on helpful communication and relationship advice for couples.
In 2013, she released her second book, Jet Sex: Airline Stewardess and the Making of an American Icon.
The book focused on airline stewardship, and this enabled her to earn recognition.
She and her husband also worked together to release the book, The Adventurous Eaters Club: Mastering the Art of Mealtime.
It was released in 2019, and it focuses on how both of them managed to succeed in creating a home where mealtime led to joy without the need for trickery or coercion with their kids.
The book seeks to help parents find ways of connecting with their children through cooking and educating them on how to be healthy eaters.
She Has a Ph.D.
When looking at her academic achievements, Victoria got her B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago.
The mother of two also got her Ph.D. in history from the University of Southern California.
Her thesis was titled ‘Ambassadors of the Air: The Airline Stewardess, Glamor, and Technology in the Cold War, 1945–1969′, and it concentrated on the role of female flight attendants during the Cold War in the U.S. and Soviet Union.
She is a professional teacher since she has taught history to college students and lectured at various institutions like the Library of Congress, the National Air and Space Museum, and the Organization of American Historians.
She Has Won a few Awards
Vantoch has also won awards like the 2006-07 National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Fellowship in Aerospace History.
In 2005, she received the Guggenheim Fellowship Award from the Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum.
Both Engage in Charity Work
The couple engages in charity work.
The profits from the book they co-authored were donated to various charitable entities like The Edible Schoolyard Project.
Collins also founded the Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen.