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Gregg Carey is a contestant from Survivor: Palau.

Best known for his showmance with Jenn Lyon, Gregg was able to penetrate deep into the game due to Koror's winning streak. Seen as a physical threat, he was blindsided in 6th place.

Profile

Retrieved from CBS.com

Gregg Carey was born and raised in Ashland, Massachusetts, where he graduated from Ashland High School in 1995. While in school, Carey was active in student government and a member of the National Honor Society. In addition, Carey was a two-sport captain (football and baseball), playing quarterback and shortstop. He earned team MVP and county All-Star honors in both positions.

After graduating high school, Carey attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he studied chemical engineering and received a Bachelor of Science in engineering. Carey also played college football and was a member of a group of campus leaders known as the Friars Senior Society. Following graduation, Carey moved to Boston, where he worked as a project manager for a business and technology consulting company. In October, 2002, Carey was transferred to Chicago.

Carey's hobbies include photography, music and working out. He has competed in adventure racing and climbed Mt. Fuji in Japan in September, 2004. He describes himself as engaging, passionate and unflappable. He is most proud of being a consistently good son, brother and friend.

Currently single, Carey resides in Chicago, Illinois. He has one sister, Jill. His birth date is January 9, 1977.[1]

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Voting History

Gregg's Voting History
Episode Gregg's
Votes
Voted Against
Gregg
1 Koror Tribe Immune
2 Koror Tribe Immune
3 Koror Tribe Immune
4 Koror Tribe Immune
5 Willard -
6 Koror Tribe Immune
7 Koror Tribe Immune
8 Koror Tribe Immune
9 Coby -
10 No vote
11 Stephenie -
12 Caryn Caryn, Ian,
Katie, Tom
Voted Out, Day 33
Voted for
Sole Survivor
Tom

Post-Survivor

  • Gregg dated Jenn for a few months after Palau, and remained friends until her death on January 19, 2010.
  • Gregg co-founded Voxy, an award-winning education platform that teaches English with personalized lessons.[2]
  • On January 9, 2010, Gregg attended Survivor's 10-year anniversary party.
  • Gregg has since gotten married to a woman named Filiz Emma Soyak. Filiz gave birth to a daughter named Suvi in 2021.[3]

Trivia

  • Gregg lost 26 lbs. (11.8 kg) during his time in Palau.

References

Survivor: Palau Castaways
 Angie
Ulong
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 Ashlee
Ulong
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 Bobby Jon
Ulong
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 Caryn
Koror
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 Coby
Koror
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 Gregg
Koror
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 Ian
Koror
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 Ibrehem
Ulong
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 James
Ulong
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 Janu
Koror
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 Jeff
Ulong
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 Jenn
Koror
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 Jolanda
Ulong
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 Jonathan
No tribe
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 Katie
Koror
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 Kim
Ulong
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 Stephenie
Ulong
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 Tom
Koror
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 Wanda
No tribe
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 Willard
Koror
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