Dale Carter

Mayor and Council
Title: District 1 Councilman
Phone: (816) 809-4874
Carter 2017

A Blue Springs resident since 1995, Dale Carter was elected to the District 1 council seat in April 2010. A strong advocate for the Blue Springs School District, Carter is deeply involved in the Comprehensive School Improvement Plan Advisory Board for the Blue Springs School District as well as the Advisory Board for the Blue Springs Education Foundation.

He has served as the council liaison to the Parks Commission and served on the steering committee for the proposed Community Center, liaison to the Public Art Commission and Planning Commission and currently serves as council liaison to the Public Safety Citizen Advisory Board. In addition, Carter served on the steering committee for the Comprehensive Plan and Unified Development Code reviews.

Within his professional field, he has served on the Board of Directors for a national organization (Country Radio Broadcasters). Philanthropically, he is one of the driving forces behind the annual “Country Cares St Jude Radiothon” that has raised millions of dollars for St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Born in 1963 in Evansville, Indiana, Carter started his professional radio career in 1979. He has been in radio, in increasing positions ever since. Carter is current program manager and co-host of the Dale Carter Morning Show on KFKF, 94.1FM. Carter also serves as the stadium voice for the Kansas City Chiefs In 1988, Carter graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelors of Science in Political Science.

Carter has four children, Andrew, Nicholas, Matthew, and Jonathan and one granddaughter.

Carter’s top priorities include supporting local business development, attracting new residents and reinvesting in public safety.


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