Carl V. Venters, Jr.

Carl V. Venters, Jr.Carl Venters was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, and grew up in Jacksonville, North Carolina.  He graduated from UNC Chapel Hill and served four years as a Marine Corps officer.  After leaving the Marines, Venters went to work at WUNC-TV as program director. He left that position to buy his first radio station in Pitt County, and from there he managed and owned radio and televisions stations in North and South Carolina.

In addition to serving on the UNC-TV Board of Trustees, he is a member of the board of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication Foundation of North Carolina and chairman of the North Carolina State Emergency Communications Committee.