Prince Rav Yisrael originally moved to Sparta in 2017. He was elected to City Council in 2021. He is a serial entrepreneur and educator. He is the proprietor of several businesses in the City of Sparta, a full-time entrepreneur, and a former volunteer EMT with the Bedford Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
He has worked 11 years as an educator at Job Corps, is currently completing a Doctorate of Business Administration. He has a Masters in Criminal Justice from the American Military University and a leadership certification from Columbia University and an American Constitution certification from Yale University.
He has worked on several charitable ventures in the community and his governmental motto is “A transparent government with community involvement best serves the needs of the people.”