"I believe in helping people build power through their vote."
Dr. Deandre Poole is a native of West Palm Beach, FL. He is a graduate of Suncoast Community High School. Dr. Poole earned his BA degree and MA degree from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. He earned his Ph.D. from Howard University in Washington, DC. Currently, he teaches in the School of Communication and Multimedia Studies at Florida Atlantic University.
In addition to his educational and teaching accomplishments, Dr. Poole is an ordained Elder and Sunday school teacher in the Church of God in Christ, Inc. In the community, Dr. Poole served for the past eight years as the Vice Chair of the Palm Beach County Democratic Party. He also serves on various civic, nonprofit, political, and academic committees focused on equality, social justice, advocacy, and community empowerment.
He is the recipient of the 2016 Community Leadership Award presented by the Hispanic Education Coalition and the Jose’ Marti Foundation, in recognition for his outstanding leadership and advocacy for educational excellence and equity for all students in Palm Beach County. Dr. Poole was also recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Leadership by the Democratic Black Caucus of Florida of Palm Beach County in 2013 and honored as a Man of Excellence by Men of Destiny, Inc in 2012.
For Integrity, Efficiency, Accuracy, and Security, Vote for Deandre!