Carl Rist


  • Consultant


  • Duke University, M.A. Public Policy
  • Davidson College, B.A. German
Elected to Council: 2023 with term to expire in 2027

City Council Committees Appointed by Mayor

  • Audit Services Oversight Committee
  • Carolina Theatre Board of Directors
  • Durham Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission
  • Durham Chapel Hill Carrboro MPO
  • Durham Housing Authority Board
  • Joint City-County Committee
  • Jordan Lake One Water Alliance
  • Upper Neuse River Basin Association

Community Involvement & Organizations

  • Board of Directors, Self-Help Credit Union and Self-Help Federal Credit Union
  • Former Board Chair and Member, NC Child
  • Founding Member, Durham Living Wage Project
  • Durham People's Alliance
  • Stewardship Chair and Member, First Presbyterian Church