J. Carl Sanders resides in Brundidge, Alabama. He is a graduate of Auburn University with a bachelor of science degree in Ag Science. Mr. Sanders is a full-time farmer. His operation includes 1,000 acres which produces peanuts, cotton, and corn. In addition, Mr. Sanders owns 100 head of brood cows. He is a director and president of Alabama Peanut Producers Association, a director of Alabama Farmers Federation, a director of the American Peanut Council and a member of the Peanut Standards Board. Mr. Sanders is a former member of the board of directors of ALFA Insurance.
He is active in Roeton Baptist Church.