Timothy Carter Esq.

Declared for: Committeeman-at-Large (6-Year Term)

Personal Information


Baker, Louisiana

Initiating Chapter:

Mu Psi (Southern University)

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Leadership Roles Held:
  • Chapter President
  • Chapter Vice-President
  • Chapter Warden
  • Chapter Historian
  • Chapter Alumni Relations Officer
  • Fraternity Education Officer
  • Collegiate Province Representative
  • Other
Other Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Positions Held:

Committeeman for Recruitment & Expansion (R&E), whose mandate is to: Research in the areas of collegiate recruitment and expansion. Revise recruitment strategies as well as reaching out to the administration, faculty and students of perspective institutions. Consider the development of new recruitment materials for national publication. Also the Committee on Ritual and Mindset

Reason for Joining Sinfonia:

To be a part of the commitment to Brotherhood and Music I observed being demonstrated every day by the Brothers of the Mu Psi Chapter during my time in undergrad.

Professional & Qualifying Information

Educational Institution Degree Area of Study Year Received
Southern University AA Jazz Studies and Louisiana Ethnic Music 2003
Southern University B.A Trumpet Performance 2008
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Masters Music Theory & Composition 2010
Southern University Law Center Juris Doctorate 2014
Current Employer:

CSAL Middle School and The Office of Timothy P. Carter, Esq.

Current Job:

Band Director and Attorney at Law

Weekly Employment Hours:

OtherTeaching and practicing law equal to a 40 hour work week.

Award/Achievement Associated Organization/Company Year Received
"Taking It On Home: Blues shuffle for Concert Band" (Click links): world premiered at the Kanto Honor Band Concert at the International School of the Sacred Heart. The orchestra was comprised of top musicians from international schools in the Tokyo area. University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2014

Candidacy Information

Office Sought:

Committeeman-at-Large (6-Year Term)

Vision for Sinfonia:

My vision for the future of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia fraternity is to work to ensure that transparency and diversity of thought are squarely at the center of every aspect of decision making and on every level a fraternal leadership. I envision our fraternity in a state of fulfilling its true mission of service to our fellow man. Where no decision of consequence is put into action that has not been vetted in light of our fundamental principles ideals and philosophies. In short my vision is for our fraternity to take every step towards the future guided by the practical applications of its highest aspirational charge, given by our founders.

Why Are You Running:

I wish to run for office because I have witnessed our fraternity at its very best and at its darkest and most trying moments. I am called to serve and to do the utmost to ensure our darkest days are relegated to the past; that such days are never to be heard of nor witnessed again!

Qualifications for Office:

My best qualifications for the office of Committeeman-at-Large come from my ability to always speak truth to power and over two decades of service to our fraternity at every level and in all areas large or small.

Do You Have Strategic/Financial Planning Oversight Experience:


Do You Have Experience with Large Budgets: