Official CBS.com Survivor: Palau bio
page excerpts (1/26/05):
"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."