Tim Carter Biography

Yavapai County School Superintendent
Tim Carter- Biography

Tim was raised in southern Arizona. He graduated from Tombstone High School, and attended Glendale Community College prior to receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree from Grand Canyon College and a Master of Arts in Secondary Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. Tim completed the requirement for an Arizona Superintendent Certificate at the University of Phoenix.

Tim started teaching and coaching in 1973 at Alchesay High School in the White Mountains. In 1977 he and his wife Linda, moved to southwestern Arizona where he taught and coached at Antelope High School. The Carters moved to Prescott in 1979, where Tim taught American Government and Introduction to Law at Prescott High School, while coaching Track, Cross Country and the Mock Trial Team. Linda taught and coached at Granite Mountain Middle School for many years before becoming a Counselor.

Tim joined the administrative ranks at Prescott High School in 1991. He served as Assistant Principal for Student Services prior to being promoted to Principal, the position he held until his retirement in 2003. In retirement, Tim taught American Government and Education courses at Yavapai College and School Law and School Finance for the University of Phoenix. He also worked with the Adult Probation Department of the Superior Court. Certified by the Arizona Supreme Court, Tim has taught Defensive Driving for over three decades. Tim also enjoys teaching Hunter Education as a Certified Instructor for the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

Tim was selected for the North Central Accrediting Association’s Circle of Excellence in 2001, has been recognized with the Robert Taft and Melvin Jones Fellowships, was inducted into the Arizona Track Coaches Hall of Fame, and was selected as the 2003 Arizona School Administrator of the Year. He served as the Secretary of the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club and is the former Advancement Chairman of Boy Scout Troop One. He was elected as the President of the Arizona Association of Counties in 2011 and continues to serve on their Board of Directors. He was honored by the Capitol Times, as the 2010 Educational Leader of the Year for Public Policy and as the outstanding JTED/CTE Policy Maker of the Year in 2013 and 2014.

Linda returned to the classroom after her retirement in 2004, teaching Art part time at Washington Traditional School. Tim and Linda enjoy their family. Their daughter Cierra, works for Chino Valley School District and serves as a volunteer coach for various youth sports. Levi is an Eagle Scout and a graduate of Northern Arizona University. He is a conductor for Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway. Their grandson Skyler is a delight. Skyler’s father, James, is proudly serving his country in the US Army.

Tim is a life long Republican and has been elected as a Precinct Committeeman dating back to the 1970’s. He served two terms as the Vice Chairman of the Yavapai County Committee, and was elected to represent Congressional District #3 as a George H.W. Bush Delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1988. He is currently serving as the Vice President on the Arizona State Board of Education, following appointment by Governor Doug Ducey and confirmation from the Arizona Senate. He was honored and humbled in 2017 when inducted into the Grand Canyon University Hall of Fame.

Tim was unanimously appointed as the Yavapai County School Superintendent by the Board of Supervisors effective July 1, 2005. He ran successfully for the position in the 2006, 2008 and 2012. He plans to run for re-election in 2016. Tim clearly enjoys providing educational services, through the Yavapai County Education Service Agency, to the 26 school districts, 24 charters schools and 96 campuses throughout the county. He strongly believes in local control, meeting high academic standards, and fiscal accountability.

Mingus Union School
District No. 4

 

Mandy Worth

 

Robb Williams

 

Lori Drake

 

Beaver Creek Elementary
School District No. 26

 

Perry Krowne

Chino Valley Unified School
District No. 51

 

Peter Atonna

 

Sherry Brown

Prescott Unified School District No. 1

 

Tina Seeley

 

Dwight Jaeger

 

Scott Hicks

 

Dave Klever

 

 

 

Sedona-Oak Creek Joint
Unified School District No. 9

 

Randy Hawley

 

Heather Hermen

 

Hillary Hirche

Yavapai College: District #2

 

Deb McCasland

 

Walter Nagy

The Committee for Good Schools

Document Filing Year Form Type Report Period
2015 Termination Statement N/A
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2015 Statement of Organization
(Amended)
N/A
2015 Statement of Organization N/A

Clarkdale-Jerome School Override Committee

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2015 Political Committee Termination Statement N/A
2015 $500 Threshold Exemption Statement N/A

Just Say No to PUSD Bond & Override

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2014 Termination Statement June
2014 Campaign Finance Report June Election Report
2013 Termination Statement November
2013 Contribution Statement November
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Post Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2013 Amended Statement of Organization October
2013 August Pre-Election Report
2013 Statement of Organization N/A

Partners in Education

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2017 Campaign Finance Third Quarter Report
2017 Campaign Finance Second Quarter Report
2017 Campaign Finance First Quarter Report
2016 No Activity Statement Post-Primary Report
2016 No Activity Statement August Pre-Election Report
2016 No Activity Statement June 30th Report
2016 Campaign Finance Report January 31st  Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Election Report
2015 Statement of Organization (Amended) July
2015 No Activity Statement May Post-Election Report
2015 No Activity Statement May Pre-Election Report
2015 No Activity Statement March Post Election Report
2015 No Activity Statement March Pre-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Amended January Post General Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Amended January 31 Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report January 31 Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report November Post-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report October Pre-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report September Post-Primary Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Primary Report
2014 Statement of Organization (Amended) August
2014 Campaign Finance Report June Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report January Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2013 Statement of Organization August
2013 No Activity Statement August Post-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement August Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement May Post-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement May Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement March Post-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement March Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement January 31 Report
2012 No Activity Statement June 30 Report
2012 No Activity Statement January 31 Report
2012 No Activity Statement Post-General Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Post-Primary Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Pre-General Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Pre-Primary Election Report
2011 No Activity Statement November Post-Election Report
2011 No Activity Statement November Pre-Election Report
2011 No Activity Statement August Post-Election Report
2011 No Activity Statement August Pre-Election Report
2010 Campaign Finance Report June 30 Report
2010 Campaign Finance Report January 31 Report
2009 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2009 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2009 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2009 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Election Report
2009 Campaign Finance Report May Post-Election Report

Chino Valley School Bond Committee

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2014 Termination Statement June Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report June Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report January Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2013 Contributions and Expenditures July/Aug/Sep
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Election Report
2013 Statement of Organization N/A
       
       

YES for Sedona Schools

Document Filing Year Form Type Report Period
2013 Termination Statement November
2013 Campaign Finance Report November-Post Election Statement
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement May Post-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement May Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement March Post-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement March Pre-Election Report
2013 No Activity Statement January 31 Report
2012 No Activity Statement Post-General Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Post-Primary Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Pre-General Election Report
2012 No Activity Statement Pre-Primary Election Report
2012 Statement of Organization N/A

YES YES for Prescott Education

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2016 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report-Amended
2016 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2016 Campaign Finance Report Termination statement
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report- Amended
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report- Amended
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report- Amended
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Pre-Primary Report
2015 Statement of Organization (Amended) N/A
2015 No Activity Statement Post-May Report
2015 No Activity Statement Pre-May Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Post-March Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Pre-March Report Revised
2015 Campaign Finance Report Pre-March Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report Post-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report Pre-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report Post-Primary Report
2014 No Activity Statement Pre-Primary Report
2014 Statement of Organization (Amended)  N/A
2014 Campaign Finance Report June 30th Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Post-General Election Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2013 Statement of Organization (Amended) N/A
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2013 PUSD Expenditures  
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Election Report
2013 Contributions  
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Election Report
2013 Statement of Organization N/A
       

YES for Humboldt Schools

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 2016 No Activity Statement Pre-General Election Report
 2016  No Activity Statement  August Post-Primary Report
 2016  No Activity Statement  August Pre-Primary Report
2016 Campaign Finance Report June 30th Report
2016 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Post-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report November Pre-Election Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Post-Primary Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Primary Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Post-May Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Pre-May Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Post -March Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report Pre-March Report
2015 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report November Post-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report October Pre-General Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report September Post-Primary Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report August Pre-Primary Report
2014 Campaign Finance Report June 30th
2014 Campaign Finance Report January 31st Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report November Post Election Report
2013 Campaign Finance Report August Post Election Report
2013 Statement of Organization N/A