|Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives
from the 90th district
|Succeeded by||Justin Bamberg|
|Born||September 18, 1984|
|Residence||Denmark, South Carolina|
|Alma mater||Morehouse College
University of South Carolina
Bakari T. Sellers (born September 18, 1984) is an American politician who represented South Carolina's 90th district in the lower house of the state legislature from 2006 to 2014. He vacated his seat in the South Carolina House of Representatives to run for Lieutenant Governor that year. but lost. He was succeeded in office by Justin T. Bamberg.
Sellers is also the first vice chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party.
He is an alumnus of Morehouse College.
He is the son of Gwendolyn Sellers and civil rights activist and professor Cleveland Sellers.
Sellers was named HBCU Top 30 Under 30, in July 2014
- Davis, Kimberlei N. (January 22, 2015). "Ex-Rep. Sellers pops up on girlfriend’s reality show". The Times and Democract. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
- Robert K Hoggard. "HBCU Top 30 Under 30". hbcubuzz.com. Washington DC: HBCU Buzz. p. 3. Retrieved December 8, 2014.
- South Carolina Legislature - Representative Bakari T. Sellers official SC House website
- Project Vote Smart - Representative Bakari Sellers (SC) profile
- Follow the Money - Bakari Sellers
- 2006 campaign contributions
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