Gail “Yovanna” Logan-Momplaisir is an American Television Personality, Actress, Business Owner, Model, and Philanthropist. She is best known for appearing on the reality television series "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" as Season 11 & Season 12 friend of the show to American television personality Nene Leakes since 2018. She is also known for her fiery unforgettable debut on "Say Yes to the Dress" on the TLC
and "BrideZillas" series on WETV where she married husband Rick Momplaisir April 21, 2013.
She grew up in San Francisco, CA before heading to Atlanta, GA. She was raised by her Costa Rican parents the late Harold Logan and Gilcenia Logan. She grew up as a middle to 3 sisters Natalie Logan, Hilda Logan, & Natashia Logan. During her undergraduate years at the historic Clark Atlanta University is where she got her start in the Entertainment World. She was casted as a video model alongside charting Hip Hop Artist Diamond from the group Crime Mob for Trillville’s 2002 “Some Cut’ video. In March 2005 she appeared as lead video model in Billboard Hot 100 song “Let me Hold You” video by Bow Wow ft. Omarion. This led to taking acting courses and exploring other TV/film opportunities. In September of 2008 she met husband Rick and have been together for 11 years and married for 6 years.
In August of 2019 Yovanna opened her online boutique “Momplaisir by Yovanna” which houses t-shirts from her iconic phrase “I was that bitch…I was Yovanna from Clark..CAU” during unforgettable argument with RHOA cast member & America’s Next Top Model Winner Eva Marcille to accesories and custom pieces. Her outgoing & fiery personality has won over millions of viewers including American model and author Chrissy Teigen. Her YouTube show debuts August of 2019 entitled Boss Wives costarring husband Rick Momplaisir which showcases the everyday life between the two as they explore topics ranging from Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle, and Travel with weekly appearances from celebrity guest. Yovanna has many upcoming tv projects and roles including the current season 12 of The Real Housewives of ATL & 2020 Made 4 This, and Boss Wivesl July 1, 2019 she landed a Management deal with K Daniel Talent Management, LLC. November 25, 2019 Yovanna Launched & Co-founded "Stop The Traffik" foundation which helps the previous & current victims of Human Trafficking with the proper tools necessary to end sex trafficking.