Maxwell Frost, a member of Generation Z, made history by becoming the first person from his generation to be elected to the U.S. Congress in 2022.
He won the Florida 10th Congressional District, defeating Republican Calvin Wimbish.
Maxwell Frost was born on January 17, 1997, in Orlando. He was adopted by a Kansas-based musician and a special education teacher who immigrated from Cuba via the Freedom Flights.
Frost is of Afro-Cuban descent. His biological mother was a Puerto Rican woman of Lebanese descent, and his father was a citizen of Haiti.
Frost was enrolled at the Osceola County School for the Arts in Orlando and is currently attending Valencia College. He is bilingual in English and Spanish and is a talented jazz drummer.
Frost began organizing during Barack Obama’s 2012 presidential campaign and has since participated in volunteer work for the Newtown Action Alliance.
He has been involved in several events that have influenced his thinking, including Occupy Wall Street, the Columbine High School Massacre, the murder of Trayvon Martin, and the Orlando nightclub shooting.
Frost worked for Margaret Good, Hillary Clinton, and Bernie Sanders before running for Congress.
Before changing his foreign policy stance in 2022, Frost was a pro-Palestine activist. He also oversaw the March for Our Lives movement’s national organizing.
Frost’s political views changed in 2022 when he distanced himself from pro-Palestine activism and expressed his support for Israel. He was criticized by progressive organizations for his shift in stance.
Maxwell Frost Net Worth
Frost’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $100,000 to $500,000.
Maxwell Frost Family
There is no information available about Frost’s wife and children. Frost’s biological mother had a large family and had been a victim of abuse.
Maxwell Frost Age
Maxwell Frost was born on January 17, 1997, and is currently 25 years old.