Carter Wells

Carter Wells
Past Chairman
Vice President of Economic Development
 

Carter leads the economic development team at HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology and is responsible for the Institute’s relationships with local, state, and federal government officials, site selectors, and the associate companies. A native Huntsvillian, Carter brings to the role a wealth of experience, having served as Chief of Staff for U.S. Representative Bud Cramer and as CEO of biotech start-up iCubate. He is also the chairman of BioAlabama, a statewide organization that represents Alabama’s bio-related industries, research institutes, and academia all working together to foster, develop and support the life sciences in Alabama. Carter also serves on the boards of the Business Council of Alabama and the startup incubator BizTech.