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Kevin Carter is the President and CEO of the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation. Kevin has served in that role since April 2019. Prior to joining the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation, Kevin served as Executive Director for the High Ground of Texas.

Kevin graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and is a 2012 graduate from the Oklahoma Economic Development Institute and is a designated Economic Development Finance Professional. Kevin currently serves on various boards including the Team Texas Advisory Board, Texas Tech Advisory Board, and Paul and Virginia Engler School of Business at West Texas A&M Advisory Board.

Kevin is married to Alissa and they have one son, Blaine.