Elected to the BISD Board of Trustees in 2011, McCarty is married to Dana and has two children—Rebecca, a 2009 graduate of Birdville High, and Sara, a 2014 graduate of Birdville High. He attended Birdville schools and graduated from Richland High School in 1980, TCU in 1984 with a BBA, and SMU in 1996 with an MBA. McCarty is a licensed CPA in the state of Texas.
He has been active in the PTSA and BISD’s Teaming for Educational Excellence (TEE) Committee. Currently he teaches high school students at North Richland Hills Baptist Church. In addition, he is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accounts (TSCPA).