Benjamin S. Carson
Age in 2017: 66
Areas of interest:
politics & government,
Carson's profile soared with a speech he delivered at the National Prayer Breakfast in 2013, criticizing Obamacare and the push for higher taxes on the wealthy.
Although he lost the 2016 Republican presidential primaries to Donald Trump, Trump later chose him to lead HUD.
Personal social network: Much of Carson's Muckety comes from business, academic and medical connections. He has direct links to two Fortune 1000 companies.
As an officer, director and/or owner of publicly traded securities, Carson has filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission. >> See filings
Benjamin S. Carson personal relations:
Ben Carson Jr. - son
Other current Benjamin S. Carson relationships:
Donald Trump administration - HUD secretary
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - secretary
Benjamin S. Carson past relationships:
2016 Ben Carson presidential campaign - candidate
2016 presidential election - presidential candidate
Costco Wholesale Corporation - director
Johns Hopkins University - director of pediatric neurosurgery
Kellogg Company - director
National Draft Ben Carson for President Committee - supported candidacy
Lynne Patton - senior adviser
President's Council on Bioethics - member
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