Bakari Sellers

CNN Commentator and Attorney

Bakari Sellers made history in 2006 when he became the youngest member of the South Carolina state legislature and the youngest African American elected official in the nation. Sellers has followed in the footsteps of his father, civil rights leader Cleveland Sellers. Sellers was named to TIME Magazine’s 40 Under 40 in 2010 as well as 2014 and 20015 “The Root 100” list of the nation’s most influential African-Americans. Sellers practices law with the Strom Law Firm, LLC in Columbia, SC and is a Political Commentator at CNN.

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