Create jobs through local investment
Prioritize our children by refunding Public Education
Modernize our public transportation system to be more sustainable and accesible across the state
Be THERE as a representative of the people
Mandela was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has served as a youth and workforce development specialist. In addition to working with various community organizations, he has worked with elected officials at the local, state, and federal level to develop policies to strengthen the Milwaukee area.
Mandela graduated from John Marshall High School, and went on to attend Alabama A&M University. After college, he became a Community Organizer and returned to Milwaukee to give back to his hometown. He has worked in the office of the Mayor, and now directs an interfaith community organization.
Paid for by Friends of Mandela Barnes, Joyce Ann Seiser, Treasurer.