Karla Cruz Godoy (Survivor) Bio, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height, Wife, Education, Job, Net worth

Karla Cruz Godoy Biography

Karla Cruz Godoy is an Educational Project Manager and a reality television star from San Diego, California. She is widely known for appearing in season 43 of the CBS reality series Survivor. Cruz currently works as a Special projects manager at Big Picture Learning, a learner-centered education organization. Besides, she is the co-founder and Co-chair of the Big Picture Alumni Association.

Karla Cruz Godoy Age | Birthday

Born on February 19, 1994, Cruz is 28 years old (age as of 2022). Godoy celebrates her birthday on the 19th of February each year.

Karla Cruz Godoy Parents

Cruz was born in San Diego, California to her parents; Mother and father. She was born to Mexican immigrants parents who had her in their teenage years. Karla’s parents had her when they were 16 years old.

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Karla Cruz Godoy Ethnicity

Godoy was born to Mexican parents. She is a Latina when it comes to her heritage/ethnicity.

Karla Cruz Godoy Height

Cruz stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 6 inches (approximately).

Karla Cruz Godoy Wife

Cruz is a lesbian and she is married to her wife named Alyssa Martins Cruz. The two started dating in 2012 and in 2016 they got engaged. Cruz and Alyssa tied the knot in March 2019. On February 11th, 2022, Cruz wished her wife a Happy Birthday via an Instagram post. She wrote: “It’s my better half’s birthday today! Happy Birthday, Alyssa! Words can’t literally describe what you mean and others. I love you, I love your love for others and life. I wouldn’t want to share this life with anyone else. TQM!” Moreover, Karla’s wife/partner, Alyssa Martins Cruz is currently working at ExpertHiring as a Director of New Business Development.

Karla Cruz Godoy Education

Godoy earned a Master of Science in Education (M.S. Ed) at Johns Hopkins University. She attended the University of California Berkeley where she obtained her undergraduate Bachelor’s degree, under the  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation‘s Millennium Scholarship. Besides, Cruz attained her High School Diploma from San Diego Metro Career and Tech.

Karla Cruz Godoy Job

Godoy is an education project manager. She currently works as a Special Projects Manager at Big Picture Learning, according to her LinkedIn profile. She is also the co-founder and co-chair of the Big Picture Learning Alumni Association.

Additionally, Cruz works as a Network and Communication Director for Deeper Learning Equity Fellowship Program.

Karla Cruz  Godoy Survivor 43

Cruz Godoy is one of the cast members of season 43 of the CBS reality series Survivor. She is an educational project manager and teacher who is originally from San Diego, California but currently residing in Newark, Delaware.

Cruz describes herself as “Ambitious, gregarious, and adaptable.” She credits her grandfather, Elizafat Godoy as her hero. She says that her grandfather immigrated to the U.S. from Chilpancingo, Guerrero, Mexico to provide a better life for his family, and he instilled strong educational values in her.

Cruz would play her game most like past survivor Cirie Fields because she was an incredibly well-rounded, social, and analytical player.

Survivor 43 premiered on September 21, 2022, at 8 pm ET on CBS, and new episodes are aired on Wednesdays at 8 pm.

Survivor 43 Cast

The other Survivor 43 cast members include:

Karla Cruz Godoy Net worth

Cruz has an estimated net worth of $250K-$1 million. She is an educational project manager. She currently works at Big Picture Learning as a Special Projects Manager. Godoy also works as a Network and Communication Director at Deeper Learning Equity Fellowship Program.


Karla Cruz is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @yasqueer with over 3,300 followers as of November 2022.