Carrier  For  Town  Council

Elton Carrier 

* Elton Carrier was elected on November 3, 2009 to serve a 4-year term on Mt. Pleasant Town Council.  He received the third highest total of votes in the election.  There were 19 candidates running for 4 seats in that election.

*  Mayor Billy Swails assigned Elton to Chair the Finance Committee.  He also presently serves on the Economic Development, Bids & Purchases, Planning & Development and Police, Legal & Judicial committees of council.  He is laison to council on the Accomodations Tax Advisory Board and represents the Town on the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau Board of Governors.   He serves on the boards of East Cooper Habitat for Humanity and Emerging Creative Minds.  He is also an Adopt-A-Highway coordinator.

* Elton is a 40-year Mt. Pleasant resident.  He graduated from The Citadel with a degree in Business Administration.  He is also a graduate of the School of Banking of the South at LSU.  He retired in April, 2010 from First Federal of Charleston after 35 years in the banking industry.

* He is a member of Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church where he is a resting elder.   He is active with The Citadel's Brigadier Foundation and The Citadel Foundation. 

* Elton is married to the former Kathy Moss of Charleston, S.C.  He has two grown children & 3 grandchildren all residing in Mt. Pleasant.  He resides in the Old Village of Mt. Pleasant.

* Mt. Pleasant is a town of 67,000 with an annual budget of $63 million and 550 employes.  It  was awarded All-America City status by The National Civic League in 2010.   It operates under the Council form of government with a mayor and 8 council members.   It is the 4th largest city in South Carolina.


Elton Carrier


 Town of Mt. Pleasant

P. O. Box 745
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465
Ph #843-884-8517
Home Ph #843-884-5362
Cell Ph #843-442-1812

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