Carolyn Goodman was born on March 25, 1939, and from New York, New York, U.S. She is a Mayor of Las Vegas, Nevada, and American Politician, Carolyn supports the re-opening of the city during the COVID-19 virus and this landed her in Big trouble. Her interview with the Anderson Cooper (CNN Anchor) has gone viral on social media.
Later, in an interview, she said “We [referring to the city] offered to be a control group” to test what would happen if casinos reopened, but was advised against it “because people from all parts of southern Nevada come into work in the city.” Goodman went on to suggest that social distancing should be subjected to a placebo test, adding, “We would love to be that placebo.” Anderson Cooper at one point took off his Glasses as Carolyn spoked on the show.
Carolyn when asked by the Anchor what is the steps taking to get COVID-19 tests for city residents before businesses are reopened, she replied “It’s not my job, it’s the hospitals and health system’s job. And it’s people’s responsibility to know when they are sick.” Later on, she said, “Anybody who’s in or come into the office that needs an appointment or has an issue they all are with their masks on or we enforce social distancing.”
Then, in another interview Carolyn said that the COVID-19 virus reminded her of 1964, Carolyn casually said “I can drive anywhere quickly. It’s wonderful. There are no traffic jams.”
Carolyn is the second female mayor of Las Vegas and is the wife of former mayor and attorney Oscar Goodman. She was elected as the Mayor on June 7, 2011, with a 60% vote and was re-elected in the year 2015, and April 2019. In her last election, she won with 83.5% of the vote.
According to her Bio, she has championed downtown development, improvement in inner-city schools, expansion of homeless resources, coordination among non-profit service providers, adoption of the Nevada film tax credit, and creation of the medical district and UNLV medical school, reports lasvegasnevada.gov.
In 2013, she helped accomplish the passage of a long-awaited Nevada Film Tax Credit and which is expected to bring significant new film investment and jobs to Nevada. Later, she represented numerous boards and organizations, advocating for Las Vegas’ $44.9 billion tourism industry on the Las Vegas Convention.
Apart from this Carolyn is a member of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), serving on its Advisory Board and as vice-chair of its Task Force on Education Reform, and as Chair of the Mayors’ Business Council. Earlier, on October 24, 2011, Goodman greeted President Barack Obama at McCarran International Airport and On July 15, 2015, Goodman endorsed Ruben Kihuen for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2016. Then, On August 3, 2016, Goodman declined to endorse Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
In 1984, she founded The Meadows School and its well known in the Las Vegas community and also college preparatory school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grades. In 2006, she was awarded Seymour Preston Trustee Award for Leadership by the Recognized nationally by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the National Association of Independent Schools.
How old is Carolyn Goodman? She was born on March 25, 1939, and from New York, New York, U.S, and she are 81 years old as of 2020. However, there is not much information about her father, mother, and siblings.
Talking about her education she attended Bryn Mawr College and earned a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1973 with a master’s degree in counseling.
She is married to Oscar Goodman and he was also served as mayor and he worked for the District Attorney’s office while Carolyn began work in the hotel industry. The couple shares four children.
Three sons: Ross Goodman, Oscar Goodman, Jr. and Eric Goodman, and Daughter named Cara Goodman. Furthermore, the couple also has six grandchildren.
Estimated Net Worth of her is USD 780K as of 2020. She stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 68KG.
Full Name: Carolyn Goodman
Nick Name: Carolyn
DOB: Carolyn Goodman
Born: New York, New York, U.S.
Famous for: Mayor of Las Vegas
College: Bryn Mawr College & Bryn Mawr College
School: High School
Qualification: Master’s Degree in Counseling.
Height: 5 Feet 4 inches
Weight: 68 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Blonde
Marital Status: Married
Age: 81 years old as of 2020
Favorites and Hobbies
Hobbies: Traveling, Shopping and listening to music
Favorite Actor: NA
Favorite Actress: NA
Favorite Destination: NA
Favorite Food: NA
Father: Will Update
Mother: Will Update
Relatives: Will update soon.
Relationships, Affairs, Dating
Husband Name: Oscar Goodman
Dating history: Will update soon
Kids: Three sons: Ross Goodman, Oscar Goodman, Jr. and Eric Goodman, and Daughter named Cara Goodman.
Net worth: $780K USD as of 2020.
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: Yes
Instagram Account: Yes