Director Carlton B. Dallas is a native of North Carolina and attended the UNC-Chapel Hill. He graduated from the University of Maryland, with a degree in Management and completed further study at Cornell University, the University of Chicago, The Young Executive Institute at the UNC Kenan Flagler School of Business and obtained certification in 360 Degree Leadership Feedback/Development at the Center for Creative Leadership Research Institute.
His career spanned 34 years in the petroleum industry, in various functions, Marketing, Management Systems, Sales, Human Resources including the achieving the position of Managing Director/CEO of Chevron Texaco Eastern Caribbean, SRL in the Caribbean and South America. This Business Unit had responsibility for 17 islands/countries, including management of four ships for petroleum transport, Marine Operations, Petroleum/Lubricants/Store Sales, the Manufacturing, Marketing and Sales of Lubricants and the operation/ownership of Joint Ventures.
His next assignment was as Regional Director-Africa/Europe/Pakistan for the Chevron Corporation, working out of the Regional office located in Cape Town South Africa, with support responsibilities for 33 countries in Africa, Middle East, Pakistan and Europe.
Carlton retired in August 2010 after 34 years, 19 moves and with responsibility at various times for more than 50 countries during the span of that career.
He and his wife live in Hilton Head Island and started a very small international club in Hilton Head Plantation, which introduced them to the thriving World Affairs Council of Hilton Head Island.