Shepard "Shep" Rose - Shepard Rose has gone through some tough times, according to Reality Tea:
After partying and smoking his way through the South, a financial crisis sent Shep into a "comforts of the bottle" tailspin in 2008. Apparently, "Shep" has risen above his issues and is back on track. His Bravo bio talks about his struggles giving these details:
For the fall of 2008 was about to bring to his doorstep a global financial crisis -- one that sent him into a personal and professional tailspin, as he returned to his place of origin in Hilton Head and took to the age old comforts of the bottle. Now, we find Rose rising from the ashes in Charleston, S.C. Older, wiser, kinder, gentler, and ready to tackle life's curve balls.