Wilette Carter


Willette Carter relocated to Durham from San Antonio, Texas in 2014.  Prior to this life-changing move, she was a special projects manager with the City of San Antonio, Department of Human Services, where she managed various aspects of the City’s Head Start program.


Passionate about travel and experiencing other cultures, she spent nearly 28 years in the Air Force as a public affairs officer.  She held a variety of public affairs positions in locations ranging from the Pentagon, Hawaii, New York City, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Korea and the Philippines.


She retired at the rank of colonel.  Willette currently enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, exercising, traveling and dining-out.  She is engaged in the community through various social, religious and non-profit organizations.