Faith In The Future
Samuel Casey Carter is the chief executive officer of Faith in the Future, an independent foundation that provides strategic management and operational oversight of 17 high schools and four schools of special education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and provides support services to all Archdiocesan schools in the five County Philadelphia Area.
Across his career Casey has been president of National Heritage Academies, a charter school management company that operates over 75 schools in nine states, president of CfBT USA – the U.S. affiliate of CfBT Education Trust – the head of global corporate social responsibility for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and the executive director of the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Foundation.
Casey is also the author of On Purpose: How Great School Cultures Form Strong Characterpublished by Corwin Press/SAGE International and No Excuses: Lessons from 21 High-Performing, High Poverty Schools. His articles, essays, and columns have appeared in more than 180 newspapers and magazines including, The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, New York Times, New York Post, Washington Times, Los Angeles Times, Investor’s Business Daily, and Detroit News.
After receiving a bachelor degree from St. John’s College in Annapolis in philosophy and mathematics, Casey studied for a license in theology at Oxford University and a doctorate in philosophy at The Catholic University of America.