|Born||Joan Pauline Carter
July 2, 1943
|Residence||Haddonfield, New Jersey, U.S.|
|Alma mater||College of Wooster|
|Occupation||President of UM Holdings Ltd|
|Board member of||College of Wooster
Lourdes Health System
Abraham Lincoln Foundation
UM Holdings Foundation
|Spouse(s)||John Aglialoro (m. 1979)|
Joan Carter (born July 2, 1943 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American businesswoman and philanthropist. She is President of UM Holdings Ltd. which she co-founded with John Aglialoro. Since 1973, UM Holdings has owned and operated a variety of business, primarily in the health and fitness industries. It was the owner of Cybex International and EHE International., both of which were sold in 2016.
Education & achievements
She is a graduate of The College of Wooster, and was awarded the College’s 2005 Distinguished Alumni Award. In 2010, Carter was elected President of The Union League of Philadelphia, the first woman to hold that position in the League’s 150 year history. She was also awarded the Temple University 2011 Musser Award and the Adam Smith Award in 2012 by Economics Pennsylvania.
Carter serves as Chairman of the Board of the Abraham Lincoln Foundation  and FreedomWorks. Additionally Carter serves on the Board of Lourdes Health System., the Reason Foundation and as Trustee for the College of Wooster. Carter served as Director for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia from 1994 to 2001 and as its Chair from 1998 to 2001. She was a Director for Carr America (formerly NYSE: CRE) from 2003 to 2006 when Carr was sold to the Blackstone Group. She was Vice Chairman of the board of Cybex International from 1997 to 2016 when Cybex was sold to Brunswick Corporation in 2016. She is currently a Director for the Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and Chair of that Board’s marketing committee.
- Joan Carter Bio UM Holdings
- EHE International
- Distinguished Alumni Award
- Union League Appointment
- Witness History | Philadelphia Inquirer
- Union League's Leading Lady | Philadelphia Style
- Women on the Move | Main Line Today
- Musser Award Video
- HBS Club of Philadelphia
- Union League | Philadelphia Inquirer
- Joan Carter | FreedomWorks
- Lourdes Health System Trustees
- Reason Foundation
- The College of Wooster Trustees
- Board List | Cybex International Archived 2014-07-14 at the Wayback Machine.
- Penn Mutual Board | Business Week
- Joan Carter biography | Atlas Shrugged