Sentell Barnes a native of Mount Vernon, Alabama, has been active in U.S. politics since 1998, serving a Governor of Alabama, U.S. Senator and currently an advisor to U.S. Representative Sean P. Duffy from the Seventh Congressional District of Wisconsin. In this role, he advises Representative Duffy on issues such as implementation of the 2010 Dodd Frank Financial Reform Act, housing and mortgage finance, education, taxes and campaign finance/voter rights. Before joining Representative Duffy’s office he worked for nearly seven years in the banking and housing finance industry. Additionally, he is a leader with Global Impact, a ministry of McLean Bible Church that sends short-term teams into developing countries to partner with local organizations or communities to assist with various projects. He currently serves as a board member for Debt of Love, a non-profit organization supporting local charities that promote justice, defend the helpless, and serve the most vulnerable, and as Past President of the DC Auburn (Alumni) Club. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama and Master of Public Administration from Auburn University Montgomery.
Sector: Government and International Institutions
Main Pillar: Politics, Diplomacy and Global Economy
Areas of Expertise: Politics and Diplomacy
Country of Origin: United States of America
City of Residency: Abuja, Nigeria