Heather Carter

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Heather Carter
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 15th[1] district
Assumed office
January 14, 2013
Serving with John Allen
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 7th district
In office
January 10, 2011 – January 14, 2013
Serving with David Smith
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Cave Creek, Arizona
Alma mater Arizona State University
Northern Arizona University
Website voteheathercarter.com

Heather Carter[2] is an American politician and a Republican member of the Arizona House of Representatives representing District 15 since January 14, 2013. Carter previously served consecutively from January 10, 2011 until January 14, 2013 in the District 7 seat.

Education[edit]

Carter earned her bachelor's degree in communication and her master's degree in education technology from Arizona State University, and her PhD in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Redistricted to District 15 with fellow incumbent Representative David Smith, and with incumbent Democratic Representatives Katie Hobbs running for Arizona Senate and Lela Alston redistricted to District 24, Carter ran in the four-way August 28, 2012 Republican Primary; Carter placed first with 13,196 votes, and John Allen placed second ahead of Representative Smith;[3] Carter and Allen won the four-way November 6, 2012 General election, with Carter taking the first seat with 50,716 votes and Allen taking the second seat ahead of Democratic nominee Patricia Flickner.[4]
  • 2010 When District 7 incumbent Republican Representatives Nancy K. Barto and Ray Barnes both ran for Arizona Senate and left both House seats open, Carter ran in the seven-way August 24, 2010 Republican Primary, placing second with 6,665 votes;[5] in the five-way November 2, 2010 General election, Carter took the first seat with 37,254 votes, and fellow Republican David Smith took the second seat ahead of Democratic nominees Don Chilton, Peter Royers, and Libertarian candidate James Ianuzzo,[6] who had run for legislative seats in 2004, 2006, and 2008.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Heather Carter". Phoenix, Arizona: Arizona State Legislature. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Heather Carter's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ "State of Arizona Official Canvass 2012 Primary Election August 28, 2012" (PDF). Phoenix, Arizona: Secretary of State of Arizona. p. 10. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  4. ^ "State of Arizona Official Canvass 2012 General Election November 6, 2012" (PDF). Phoenix, Arizona: Secretary of State of Arizona. p. 11. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  5. ^ "State of Arizona Official Canvass 2010 Primary Election - August 24, 2010" (PDF). Phoenix, Arizona: Secretary of State of Arizona. p. 10. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  6. ^ "State of Arizona Official Canvass 2010 General Election - November 2, 2010" (PDF). Phoenix, Arizona: Secretary of State of Arizona. p. 7. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 

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