Carter is 17 years young and lives in long island new York. she is very close with big time rush and looks to them as her older brothers. her past isn't all that great. her mom abuse her a lot when she was growing up, and she started cutting when she was in eighth grade. she was able to stop for about two, maybe three years but then the abuse got worse so she started cutting again so was put in the hospital for 11 months and just recently got out and now lives in a group home.