David Carter

Chief Operations officer

Engineering industry veteran David Carter oversees operations, business development, and marketing. He has over 25 years of operations and sales management experience under his belt.


During his career, Carter has been instrumental in securing a wide array of project opportunities which resulted in work for The Texas Facilities Commission, Texas A&M University System, The University of Texas System, Texas State University System, Texas Tech University System, Stephen F. Austin University, other public entities and private sector clients. 


“I’ve worked with David since he joined Haynes Whaley Associates. He has strong relationships with owners, developers, and architects and stays on top of planned construction across the state. He helps put all the pieces together to get projects off to a strong start and stays involved to ensure successful completion.” - Mark Lilie, CEO