Bakari Sellers Biography

(Politician and Lawyer)

First vice-chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party.

More about the relationship

Bakari Sellers is a married man. He tied the knot in 2015 with his girlfriend Ellen Rucker Carter after being in a relationship.

Ellen is a chiropractor. She also owns haircare products called Rucker Roots.

Furthermore, they also have beautiful twins. They are Sadia and Stokely. In late 2019, Sadia went through a liver transplant.

Relationship Facts of Bakari Sellers

  • Bakari Sellers is married to Ellen Rucker Carter.
  • He is father of Twins (Sadia and Stokely).
  • Bakari Sellers is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Bakari Sellers?

Bakari Sellers is a politician and lawyer from America. Furthermore, he has also represented South Carolina’s 90th district in the lower house of the state legislature for eight years.

Besides this, he is also the first vice-chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party.

Apart from that, he is also an analyst on CNN.

Bakari Sellers: Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Bakari was born on September 18, 1984, in the United States. He belongs to the All-American ethnicity.

His parents are Cleveland Sellers (father) and Gwen Sellers (mother). Furthermore, his father was a civil rights activist and professor.

He grew up in Bamberg County, South Carolina alongside his parents. He has one brother and one sister.

Bakari Sellers
Caption: Bakari Sellers and his wife (Source: Celebrity)

Concerning his education, Bakari attended a public school named Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School in  Orangeburg, South Carolina.

Later, he completed his graduation in African-American Studies from Morehouse College. Besides this, he received a Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

Bakari Sellers: Professional Life, Career

Bakari Sellers began his career as a lawyer for James Clyburn and former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin. Furthermore, he has been an attorney with the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. in Columbia, South Carolina since 2007.

Apart from that, he is also an analyst on CNN. Initially, Bakari appeared at the annual AIPAC conference while working as a student body president at Morehouse College. Later, he became an outstanding African-American Zionist.

With his incredible work in the field of politics and law, Bakari has been a huge success. So far, his name was listed on Politico’s “50 politicos to watch”.

In addition, his name was on the list of HBCU Top 30 Under 30 in July 2014.

Net Worth and Salary

This politician’s net worth is estimated at $1 million. Moreover, his salary as an analyst is around $51k-$120k per year.

Bakari Sellers’ Rumors and Controversy

There are no drastic rumors regarding his personal and professional life. As of now, he has not been stuck into any controversy.

It seems he has concentrated more on his work rather than other stuff.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Moving towards his body measurements, there is no information regarding Bakari Sellers’s height and weight.

Furthermore, he has black eyes and black hair.

Social Media Profiles

Bakari is hugely active on social media. He also has a website.

He has more than 372.4k followers on Twitter and almost 45k followers on Facebook. Moreover, Bakari has more than 140k followers on Instagram.


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