An avid athlete and a former U.S. Army officer, K. Carl successfully completed both the Airborne and Air Assault programs while on active duty. He is the former District Leader (AL-7) for Americans for Fair Taxation. The son of Colonel (retired) Earnest C. and Bessie Smith, Sr., K. Carl is a native of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, was reared in Huntsville, Alabama. He is graduate of Alabama A&M University. K. Carl makes in home in Trussville, Alabama and is the proud father of two children and four grandchildren.
KCarl is a nationally recognized author, speaker and the creator of the Frederick Douglass Republican Engagement Strategy™, a powerful and proven persuasive messaging approach—developed through years of real-world successes.
KCarl is considered the foremost expert on diversity outreach. For more than 12 years, he has empowered thousands of grassroots Conservatives, Republican Party precinct leaders, county and state leaders and candidates, with his proprietary, game-changing diversity outreach best practice. KCarl has spoken to more than 300 Conservative, Republican and faith-based organizations. He has appeared on several national TV and radio talk shows.
A former U.S. Army officer, KCarl served as a member of the Trump Presidential Campaign Coalition Advisory Board. He is the author of the bestselling book, Frederick Douglass Republicans: The Movement to Re-Ignite American’s Passion for Liberty.
A Frederick Douglass Republican–K. Carl’s commitment to the guiding principles of the Founding Fathers led him to launch the Frederick Douglass Republican Movement (FDR). FDRs is a grassroots initiative to: enlighten, educate, empower, and equip its members based on the Frederick Douglass Republican Methodology–a unique and powerfully effective strategy to: (1) Re-ignite America’s passion for Liberty; (2) Help the Republican Party recapture its political distinction; (3) Save the souls of the politically lost; (4) Promote racial unity; (5) Create an atmosphere for political dialogue without the accusation of racism or Uncle Tomism; and (6) Trump the race card.
17-May MON 1 Birmingham, AL
23-May SUN Little Rock, AR
4-Jul SUN Rapid City, SD (Mount Rushmore)
18-Aug WED Palm Beach, FL