Marissa Peterson
Contestant Profile
Birth Date September 25, 1991
Hometown Chapel Hill, NC
Occupation Student

Survivor: Second Chance 2

Tribe(s) Ta Khmau
► Banteay Srei
► Ta Khmau
Placement Winner
Challenge(s) Won 12
Vote(s) Against 19
Day(s) Lasted 39

Marissa Peterson is the Sole Survivor of Survivor: Second Chance 2.


Previous Season: Survivor: Blood vs. Water
Previous Placing: 17th place
Current Residence: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Occupation: Student
Personal Claim to Fame: Putting myself through college.
Inspiration in Life: Tia and Tamera Mowry. They were the first black girls I saw on TV and that gave me confidence.
Hobbies: Playing sports/exercising, crafting/do-it-yourself projects and partying.
Pet Peeves: When people say they're going to do something and don't do it.
Three Words to Describe You: Outgoing, adventurous, and passionate.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What Would They Be and Why? 1) Chapstick 2) A camera 3) Music & speakers
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like: Parvati Shallow. She was underestimated initially, great at challenges, and a power player.
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: To win a million dollars and to see if I'm really as tough as I think I am.
Why You Think You'll "Survive" SURVIVOR: I have strong will power, I'm mentally and physically fit and I don't give up.

Survivor: Second Chance 2

Voting History

Marissa's Voting History
Episode Marissa's
Voted Against
1 Ta Khmau Tribe Immune
Ta Khamu Tribe Immune
2 Ta Khmau Tribe Immune
3 Carolyn Christine, Sabrina,
4 Banteay Srei Tribe Immune
5 Banteay Srei Tribe Immune
6 Ta Khmau Tribe Immune
7 Ta Khmau Tribe Immune
8 Crystal -
9 Ta Khmau Tribe Immune
10 Rodney Sierra, Carter, Stephanie,
Jonathan, Alecia, Christine,
Jessica, Eddie, Sabrina, Rodney
11 Sabrina -
12 Eddie Individual Immunity
13 Jessica -
14 Chrstine Jonathan, Christine, Nadiya
15 Jonathan;
Individual Immunity
Alecia -
16 Jonathan Individual Immunity
Stephanie -
Brice Brice
Sole Survivor, Day 39
Jury Votes
for Marissa
Sabrina, Jessica, Nadiya,
Brice, Jonathan