D’Andre Dwayne Norton (Born January 17, 2002) is an American Martial Arts Personality, LGBTQ public figure, youth motivational speaker, and Instagram personality from Minnesota.
Early life and present Edit
Norton was born and raised in Southeastern Minnesota to parents Kim Norton/Wermerskirchen (Mother) and Billy Norton (Father). He has spent all of his life in his hometown of Northfield, Minnesota. In recent times he has made a fairly well known presence within his community and on social media platforms. He is best known for his sense of humor and care giving personality which includes his love for inspiring.
Social media history Edit
He became an Instagram user way back in late 2015. He officially created his first Instagram profile on December 7, 2015. However, his first form of social media was when he created his official Kik profile in July, 2014. Throughout the years, he has gained thousands of social media followers and gained a fair amount of social media attention including his Twitter and Facebook profiles. He is mostly known for speaking up for LGBTQ+ and equality rights. Along with his desire for the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).
He started high school in the fall of 2016. Currently attending Northfield Senior High School which is most commonly called Northfield High School or NHS for short, and graduates in June 2020.
In October, 2016, Norton became a Northfield Public Safety Explorer and resigned in June, 2017 due to a 2 month hiatus. Throughout late 2016-summer 2017, he worked for a few after school elementary programs and worked for a summer plus (summer school) program at Greenvale Elementary in Northfield MN in the summer of 2017. In late 2018 he applied for the Human Rights Commission of Northfield MN and would have served a 3 year term starting January 2019.
Personal life Edit
- In early 2017, he was diagnosed with a moderate-severe case of both, depression and anxiety based disorder. Over time it was also thought to be that he also suffered from a bipolar depression, but this case was never confirmed by doctors, family or D’Andre himself.
- Norton supports the US Democratic Party & has a high interest in politics and community.