Coach Carter is beginning his 4th year at the helm of the Cougar Volleyball program in the Tar-heel Conference of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III in Region 10. He has spent the last ten years owning and operating Brick City Volleyball Club as well as coaching individual teams. Coach Carter also functions as the Club Head Coach by selecting players in the tryout process, developing practice plans and training teams and coaches. Carter coached the Brick City 18 National team to a Carolina Region American Bid and competed in the 2006 USAV Junior Nationals. In 2007, Carter was a training court coach for the Piedmont Mizuno 17's who were ranked nationally and qualified for USAV JO Nationals.
Carter has been a Head Court coach for UNC Volleyball Camps since 2006 while working team camps and the UNC High Potential Camp for elite players. He also coached in the NC High Performance program with the Carolina Region for 5 years and coached the Carolina Youth team (White) to a match victory at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships in Fort Lauderdale. Carter is also certified at level II with USA Volleyball in their Coaching Accreditation Program(CAP). In 1999, Carter led the Lee Christian Falcons Volleyball team to Conference Championship and a 4th place finish in their State Tournament. He developed the JV program and assisted the Varsity at Lee County High School from 2006-2008. During his tenure at LCHS, the program went from second to last to second place in the Tri-Nine Conference and a finish in the District round of the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs.
He got his start in volleyball playing men's beach doubles and eventually competing at the open level with a career highlight of a runner up finish at the Crystal Coast Championships in Atlantic Beach, NC. He competed in Men's USAV indoor volleyball for seven years in the Carolina Region and started the Sanford Volleyball Club. During his indoor career, Coach Carter was voted to the All-Region team in 1999 & 2000 by his peers. Coach Carter competed as a Tri-Athlete while attending The University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a highlight of completing a half Ironman at the Gulf Coast in Panama City Florida. Carter has a BA in Psychology with 15 years of Social Work experience and has spent the last 7 years as a Special Education Teacher at the high school level.