Who We Are

Our team members are handpicked to meet your organization's unique goals and needs. We listen, we understand and we collaborate. In doing so we build relationships that go the distance and make meaningful impacts across the world.

Our History


Our founder and namesake, Bob Carter, joined Ketchum Inc. and rose through the ranks. He became president in 1992, where he served until 2007.


Bob Carter joined Omnicom Group in London and created an international platform for one of their many companies, Changing Our World.


Bob formed Bob Carter Companies in partnership with his colleague and mentee from Ketchum, Steve Higgins.


Lela Diaz joined Bob Carter and Steve Higgins, rounding out our current leadership team.


We renamed our company Carter to reflect our expanding mission and Bob’s commitment to providing ethical, high quality services with a diverse team of professionals.

Our Team

Our leadership team is made up of respected philanthropic experts and skilled business executives.