23rd District
(Autauga, Clarke, Conecuh, Dallas, Lowndes, Marengo, Monroe, Perry, Wilcox)

State House: Room 736
11 South Union Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36130
(334) 242-7860
Business: 1 Union Street
P.O. Box 1290
Selma, Alabama 36702-1290
(334) 526-4531
Home: One Imani Way
Selma, Alabama 36702
(334) 875-1395

Senator Sanders, a practicing attorney in Selma, was born on October 28, 1942, in Baldwin County.

He is serving his ninth term in the Senate.

Senate Sanders graduated from Talladega College and Harvard Law School. He and his wife, Rose, are the parents of three children by birth: Malika, Kindaka and Ainka, and four children by fosterhood: Charles, Maurice, Rosie and Jennifer.

He is a Baptist, a Democrat and a member of the Campaign for a New South, C.A.R.E., Alabama New South Coalition, National Conference of Black Lawyers, National Bar Association, American Bar Association and Alabama Lawyers Association.

Senator Sanders lists reading, writing, sports and working with youth as his hobbies.


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