Rayonte Bell

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Rayonte Bell

5th District Commissioner


701 Main Street

St. Joseph, MI 49085


310 Searles Ave.,

Benton Harbor, MI 49022


Work: 269-983-7111, ext. 8095


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District 5 includes: 

  • St. Joseph City
  • St. Joseph Charter Township Precinct 1, 2
  • Shoreham Village (St .Joseph Twp precinct 2)

Committee Service: 

Commissioner Bell serves on the Personnel & Human Services Committee.  He also serves on: 

  • Twin Cities Are Transportation Study
  • Community Corrections Advisory Board

Education, Service & Experience

Rayonte Bell is a native of the Benton Harbor- St. Joseph Twin Cities area. Rayonte is a 2017 graduate of Countryside Academy in Benton Harbor. He went on to Southwestern Michigan College, where he co-founded the Black Student Union, served as VP of the Council of Student Organizations, and led in campus ministry. He later transferred to Lake Michigan College, where he helped organize the Black Student Caucus and is currently finishing a degree in Engineering. 

Rayonte is currently a member of the S.H.A.R.P. Foundation (Society Harmonizing Against Racial Profiling), the NAACP, and currently serves in worship and Sunday School ministry in his local church and volunteers with Feeding America.