Mr. Carter earned a B.A. Degree in Music Education (2002) and a Masters of Education Administration Degree (2009) from Prairie View A&M University. While at Prairie View A&M University, Mr. Carter was a member of the University Marching Band and a Student Conductor of the University Symphonic Band. Mr. Carter has been teaching concert band at the middle school level since 2004. Mr. Carter is currently a teacher in the Dallas Independent School District and he enjoys teaching beginning band classes, concert band, arranging music, and composing.
Mr. Carter is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity Incorporated (Omicron Zeta Chapter), Free and Accepted Mason, Order of the Easter Stars, and Texas Music Education Association (TMEA). Currently, Mr. Carter resides in Dallas, Texas with his wife Celestina and their two children Keara and Trenten.