Melvin Carter (Mayor) Bio, Age, Wife, Family, Salary, Net Worth

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Melvin Carter Biography

This is what you need to know about Melvin Carter born as Melvin W. Carter III. He is an American politician who has served as mayor of Saint Paul, Minnesota, since 2018. Elected to his first term in November 2017, Carter is the 46th mayor of Minnesota’s capital city and its first African American mayor.

Before his election as a mayor, Carter had served as a Saint Paul City Council member from 2008 to 2013 and vice-chair of the council. He also served as founding board chair of the Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood, director of the Minnesota Office of Early Learning, and as executive director of the Minnesota Children’s Cabinet, advising former Governor Mark Dayton on early childhood policy. Carter and his administration believe in building a city that works for all residents. His accomplishments since taking office include, among others.

Melvin Carter Age

Melvin Carter was born on January 8, 1979, in Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S. He is 41 years old as of 2020.

Melvin Carter Parents

Carter is a son to Toni Carter, a Ramsey County commissioner, and Melvin Carter, Jr., a now-retired St. Paul police officer.

Melvin Carter Wife

Carter is a married man to his wife Sakeena Futrell-Carter. The family resides in Saint Paul’s Rondo neighborhood with their children.

Melvin Carter Children

Carter and Sakeena have three children.

Melvin Carter Salary

Carter receives an annual salary of about $121,000 as of the mayor of the mayor of Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Melvin Carter Net Worth

Carter has an estimated net worth of $1 million U.S dollars. His career as a mayor is the primary source of income.

Melvin Carter Education

Carter is a graduate from Saint Paul Central High School, with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Florida A&M University and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs.