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About CCI


Dedicated to making a difference


Carter Consulting, Inc. (CCI) provides management, scientific, and technical services to both the private and public sector.  With an emphasis on mission-goals, CCI supports our customers in anticipating and addressing business challenges that create a lasting impact.  We focus on the details so you can focus on the outcome.


CCI Founder and Chief Executive Officer


Joseph Carter+Joe_cropped-resizedCarter is the founder, chief executive officer and president of Carter Consulting Inc. Mr. Carter formed Carter Consulting, Inc. (CCI) in 2005 to provide management consultation, technical assistance, and professional staffing support services to federal, state and local government agencies as well as the private sector.

Mr. Carter’s professional career spans four decades serving and leading the public health community. He has developed governmental health campaigns, programs and projects at the state, regional, national and international level for the Department of Health of Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). During his forty-year tenure at CDC, he held several directorial positions including Deputy Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Carter served as Associate and Deputy Associate Director for Management and Operations, and Director of the Philadelphia and New York City CDC Regional offices.

Mr. Carter brings extensive experience working with state and local health agencies, and specializes in health program management and administration including the planning, development, implementation, staffing, and evaluation of international and domestic health programs. He has served on several councils providing management and program consultation to DHHS including the PSC Management Councils and provided direct management consultation to the DHHS Secretary’s offices.

Throughout his career with CDC, Mr. Carter was recognized for his outstanding government service through numerous awards. They include several HHS and Presidential Meritorious awards, as well as, the Watsonian Award, CDC’s highest management award.


Under the leadership of Mr. Carter, CCI has developed and now maintains an extensive network of employees, consultants and partners that can provide expertise to meet every organizational need. His lean corporate structure approach has allowed CCI to consistently meet customer needs quickly and cost-effectively.