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Joe P. Carter, M.B.A.

Adjunct Professor of Journalism

Educational Background:
M.B.A., Marymount University
B.A. in Liberal Arts, Excelsior College

Time at PHC: 2009 to present

Professor Carter teaches Web-based Journalism and Design at PHC. An experienced journalist, he is the Director of Communications for the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, an editor for The Gospel Coalition, and a senior editor at the Acton Institute. A fifteen-year Marine Corps veteran, Professor Carter previously served as the online editor for First Things magazine, managing editor for The East Texas Tribune, and the online magazine Culture11. He has also served as the Director of Research and Rapid Response for the Mike Huckabee presidential campaign and as a director of communications for both the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity and the Family Research Council.

Professor Carter is the co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator. He lives in Ashburn, VA with his wife Misty and their daughter Samantha.