Born on June 2, 1979, in the vibrant city of Chicago, Illinois, Andre Nero rose from the challenges of a single-parent household and a neighborhood fraught with violence to become an embodiment of transformation and empowerment. As the middle child among three boys, his formative experiences nurtured a resolve to combat challenges and equipped him with an uncommon level of tenacity and courage.
His journey has been marked by remarkable accomplishments across diverse domains. With over 35 years of leadership experience in sales, Andre has showcased his knack for understanding people's needs and transforming businesses. Further, his role as a transformational speaker for 28 years, with more than 700 engagements, attests to his unique ability to inspire and motivate audiences.
An award-winning author, Andre's publications offer insights into his philosophies and approach towards life. This multifaceted leader is also a NAACP Image Award recipient, an honor he earned for his bravery in stopping an armed robber, demonstrating his courage and commitment to the safety of his community.
In the realm of financial services and digital marketing, Andre continues to lead and innovate. He is on track to create multiple million-dollar agencies, reflecting his acumen in the burgeoning digital landscape and his capability to stay ahead of the curve.
The year 2019 marked a significant turning point in Andre's life, as an epiphany led him toward a new avenue of service: politics. Motivated to ensure the people's will was properly represented, he embarked on an ambitious journey, running as an Independent candidate for the highest office in the land, the President of the United States. His political philosophy is centered on integrating diverse perspectives to formulate a well-rounded and inclusive political agenda.
A gifted communicator, Andre has a unique ability to connect with people from all walks of life. Irrespective of age, sex, religion, or creed, he uses his life experiences as powerful tools to Repair, Restore, and Recover others. This talent is further exemplified in his role as the founder of the Registered Independent Party (RIP), where he promotes localized empowerment, inclusivity, and a people-centric approach to politics.
In spite of hard life blows, Andre is a leader driven by purpose, armed with a clear vision, and fueled by an unyielding commitment to serving others. He approaches his candidacy not as a politician but as a leader determined to demonstrate that neither individual lives nor the nation is beyond repair. Known for his approachability, relatability, and excellent communication skills, Andre remains steadfast in his mission to effect meaningful change in individuals and communities across the nation.