Template:Infobox Character/DraftCarrie Costigan is a supporting character in The Secret Life of the American Teenager, introduced in Season 2. She is the wife of Vic Volberg and mother of Grant Volberg. She is portrayed by Shawnee Smith.
Carrie is Grant's mother and Griffin's aunt. She is first seen in Up All Night in Dairy Shack with Grant. She seems to be devoted, kind, pretty, and very young. Carrie is married to Vic Volberg, Vic is 39 years older than Carrie. When Grant Volberg decided he wanted Grace Bowman and Grace's mom to meet his parents, he brought his mother and father to Grace's house. Grace and her mother were shocked when they saw Grant's young, beautiful mother with an elderly man. But later on Grace liked Vic. Carrie pointed out to Grace's mom that she knows her husband is old, but that he loves her, and she loves him. And they are happily married. Kathleen later finds Vic and Carrie's relationship beautiful. Right after Vic and Carrie dance and sing in the living room.
- It is revealed in "Young at Heart" that she and Vic have been married 20 years.
- Carrie's husband, Vic Volberg, is 39 years older than her, as mentioned in the Season 3 episode Young at Heart.