2013 Detroit Mayoral Candidates: John Olumba

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State Representative, 2013 Detroit Mayoral Candidate John Olumba showed up to the #WCHB studio to speak with the citizens of Detroit regarding his run for Mayor of Detroit. During that time he also addressed the recent scrutiny he has been under by the media, citizens, and even his own peers for missing several House meetings. Click the player below to hear what he had to say… 

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Full Name:           John Olumba

Office:        State House (MI) – District 3, Democratic

First Elected:       11/02/2010

Last Elected:       11/06/2012

Birth Date: 07/12/1981Next Election:      2014

Birth Place:         Detroit, MI

Home City:Detroit, MI


JD, Northern IllinoisUniversityCollege of Law, 2007

BA, Economics and Political Science, University of Michigan, 2003

Attended, Law, UniversityCollege of London

Political Experience

Changed Party, From Democratic to Independent, February 2013

Representative, Michigan State House of Representatives, 2010-present

Candidate, Michigan House of Representatives, District 5, 2008

Current Legislative Committees

Criminal Justice, Member

Insurance, Member

Oversight, Vice Chair

Professional Experience

Clerk, Brookins and Wilson


Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Member, Vernon Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Member, Men’s Choir, Vernon Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Member, Men’s Fellowship, Vernon Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Sunday School Teacher, Vernon Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church
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