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Matt Carter

Matt Carter

Matt Carter

AdjunctCriminal Justice


Curriculum Vitae

Degrees Earned

MS University of Houston-Downtown Criminal Justice

BS University of Houston-Downtown Criminal Justice

Experience Qualifications

Professional Experience

Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office | 1410 Richmond Parkway, Richmond, TX
Captain (Current) September 11, 1995 – Still Employed
Currently, I support functions in Emergency Operations and Detention. I assist coordinating the Sheriff's Office operations within the larger County Office of Emergency Management response. I regularly develop and provide training, particularly related to mental health initiatives and instructor development. I work with mental health professionals and specially trained peers to deliver Critical Incident Stress Management services and training to area first responders. I routinely write and review agency policy initiatives.
  • Correctional Officer – 1995
  • Patrol Deputy – 1996
  • Detective – 2002
  • Sergeant – 2004
  • Lieutenant – 2007
  • Captain – 2013
  • Lieutenant – 2021 (Civil Service placement after newly elected Sheriff installed new staff)