Brian Benjamin Net Worth, Family, Parents, Wife, Education, Children, Age, Biography, Political Career

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Brian Benjamin Net Worth, Family, Parents, Wife, Education, Children, Age, Biography, Political Career
Brian Benjamin

Brian Benjamin Biography

Brian A. Benjamin is a politician and businessman from New York who was appointed by Governor Kathy Hochul to serve as lieutenant governor from September 9, 2021 to April 12, 2022. He previously served as the Democratic Party's New York State Senator for the 30th district from June 5, 2017 to September 9, 2021. In a special election in May 2017, Benjamin, a political leftist, was elected to the New York State Senate for the first time. He represented the 30th Senate District in the New York State Senate from 2017 to 2021. During his time in the Senate, Benjamin served as the Senate's senior assistant majority leader and chair of the Senate Committee on Budget and Revenue.

Date Of Birth 9 December 1976
Age (2022) 45 Years
Birth Place Harlem, New York, United States
Nationality American
Profession American Politician and Businessman
Education Brown University, Harvard Business School
Last Update 2022

Brian Benjamin Family, Parents and Early Life

We're now talking about his parents and family. Benjamin was born in New York City's Harlem Hospital to Caribbean immigrants who worked in labor unions. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in public policy from Brown University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. His parents have always been supportive of his career. His mother's name is not available, nor is her father's name. His educational background is obscure.

Father Name Alvin
Mother Name Yvonne
Siblings Not Known

Brian Benjamin Wife, Children

Brian Benjamin with Wife

Let's take a look at Brian Benjamin's romantic life. McCadden, Cathleen His wife's name is Benjamin. They married in September of 2018. They are the proud parents of two beautiful daughters.

Marital Status Married
Spouse / Partner Cathleen
Children Two Daughters

Brian Benjamin Net Worth, Income Source and Salary

Brian Benjamin's net worth is estimated to be $20 million in 2022. He makes a good living through his hard work, which he devotes a lot of time to and where he completely presents himself.

We will discuss his Salary, Income, and Career Earnings in this section. He earns a handsome salary from his profession. Through his sources of income, he has been able to accumulate good fortune to live a very lavish and comfortable lifestyle with his family members.

Net Worth $ 20 Million
Income Source American Politician and Businessman
Yearly Salary / Income Under Review
Monthly Salary / Income Under Review
Last Update 2022

Brian Benjamin Ethnicity, Nationality and Religion

Ethnicity Caribbean-Guyanese
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Not Known

Brian Benjamin Age, Height and Weight

AGE 45 Years
Height 5.10’Ft
Weight 78 Kg
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Brown
Body Type Fit

Brian Benjamin Career

Benjamin interned at Bill Lynch & Associates. He is a Brown University trustee who was elected by alumni. For three years, he worked as a financial advisor for Morgan Stanley. Benjamin was a vocal supporter of Barack Obama's presidential campaign in 2007. He was a co-founder of "Harlem4Obama," a group that organized a fundraiser for then-Senator Barack Obama in 2008. "Harlem4Obama's" infrastructure aided Benjamin's organization, "Young Professionals United for Change (YP4C)," which established a mentoring program at the Wadleigh School and organized young people following Obama's election. In 2012, Benjamin served as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention and raised funds for Obama's reelection campaign.

In 2010, Benjamin became a managing partner at Genesis Companies, a Harlem-based minority business organization that builds affordable housing. Benjamin worked with the Abyssinian Development Corporation to purchase and redevelop dilapidated structures, directing redevelopment and repair work to as many suppliers as possible.

He also collaborated with First Corinthians Baptist Church to establish the 119th Street Dream Center and the 114th Street Hope Center. New York State Senator Bill Perkins ran for and won a seat on the New York City Council in 2017. Benjamin then ran for New York State Senate District 30 in Harlem to replace Perkins.

The New York Times reported in March 2022 that the FBI was investigating whether Benjamin was involved in funneling fraudulent contributions to his 2021 campaign for New York City Comptroller, and that subpoenas would be issued to his campaign advisers.

Benjamin was arrested on bribery charges on April 12, 2022, for alleged campaign finance fraud committed during his tenure as a Manhattan state senator. According to sources who spoke to The New York Times, Benjamin allegedly directed state funds to a Harlem real estate investor in exchange for thousands of dollars in illegal campaign contributions for his failed bid to become New York City comptroller in 2021.

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