Jackie (Wheeler) Carter has announced that she will be the Democratic candidate for the Office of Pike County Auditor in the 2014 election.

Carter, a lifetime resident of Pike County and the Scioto Township community, is a graduate of Piketon High School and a ten-year Deputy Recorder in the Pike County Recorder's Office, serving the last six years as Chief Deputy. Carter was previously employed in the Pike County Juvenile Court as Deputy Clerk, Office Manager at the OSU Extension-Pike County, and was a successful small-business owner.

Carter is officially seeking the Auditor's seat, currently held by Ted Wheeler, her brother, for the full term beginning March 9, 2015.