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The Carter Development Group (CDG) is a research, consulting, and inclusive leadership development firm specializing in strategic planning and change management for city municipalities, government entities, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and corporations for over a decade. CDG also specializes in diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging  (DEIB), conflict resolution services, executive coaching, human capital training, human resource management solutions, and strategic and creative communication. CDG, based in South Florida, is a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) across multiple states. 

Our team is adept in conducting research to understand your organizational needs, uncovering trends of inequities, developing criteria, benchmarks, and metrics to track growth, developing a strategic plan of action, hosting facilitative dialogues about race, developing and conducting professional development across a range of DEIB topics, and executive coaching.

We have serviced over 100 national and international organizations and over one hundred thousand individuals. Our clients have included the University of Washington, Maine’s Department of Corrections, the American Arbitration Association International Centre for Dispute Resolution, the City of Miami Gardens, the Government of the Bahamas, the Government of Turks and Caicos, and the Jamaican Police Force.



The Carter Development Group, LLC utilizes The Ellison Model Inclusive Leadership Framework for inclusive community building/DEIB, quality management, emotional intelligence, and economic development that demonstrates inclusion, multicultural appreciation, conflict resolution, mentorship, and relationship building.

  • DEIB Training & Strategic Planning

  • Educational Consulting

  • Change Management

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Services 

  • Executive Management Training

  • Leadership Development Training

  • Executive Coaching

  • Group Facilitative Dialogue Services

  • Mediation Services


The Carter Development Group has created The Ellison Model Institute on Equity & Inclusion, a series of in-person and virtual training on belonging, diversity, equity, inclusion, access, and social justice that covers a spectrum of topics to help people evolve into inclusive leaders.   


611430 - Professional and Management Development Training

611710 - Educational Support Services

541611- Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services

541612 - Human Resources Consulting Services

541720 - Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities






DBE Carter Development Group

U001 Education/Training- Lectures

U008 Education/Training- Training/Curriculum Development

U009 Education/Training- General

U099 Education/Training- Other

R410 Support- Professional: Program Evaluation/Review/Dev

R431 Support- Professional: Human Resources

R499 Support- Professional: Other



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Past Performance

California Department of Child Support Services
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
American Institutes for Research®_
Maine Juvenile Justice Advisory Group
Miami Police Department
Miami Dade Police
Maine Department of Corrections
Jamaica_Constabulary_Force_with Adrian N. Carter
American Arbitration Association
The Public Library of Brookline, Town of Brookline, MA
City of Tamarac, FL
TCI Government with Adrian N. Carter
University of Washington
University of Minnesota
Nova Southeastern University Florida
University of Florida
Florida International University with Adrian N. Carter
University of Findlay
USIL San Ignacio De Loyola with Adrian N. Carter
Broward_College with Adrian N. Carter
Miami_Dade_College with Adrian N. Carter
Broward County Public Schools with Adrian N. Carter
Office of Elementary & Secondary Education
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Miami_Dade_county public schools with Adrian N. Carter
Black Professional Network with Adrian N. Carter
Orange Bowl Leadership Academy
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