Nick Chedli Carter

Nick Chedli Carter

Reimagining Democracy Fellow
Nick Chedli Carter

Nick Chedli Carter is the Reimagining Democracy Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. His work at Ash is largely focused on the incubation, implementation, and analysis of transformative nonpartisan electoral reforms, with a particular focus at the state and local level. 

He is a civic engagement strategist with a particular focus on the dynamics between emerging technologies, voting policies, demographic shifts and cultural change. This is towards achieving consistent participation, more effective governance, and diversifying who drives and benefits from the increased technicalization of civil society. 

Nick has held senior positions in a range of electoral and issue advocacy campaigns, is a former US State Department Exchange Program participant, and is a proud Americorps alumni, having trained rural nonprofits on digital media literacy. 

Nick’s work has been covered by Mother Jones, The New York Times, PBS Newshour, VOX, Politico, and the Wall Street Journal

This information is accurate for the time period that this person is affiliated with the Ash Center.