Christian Manuel

Texas State Representative, District 22

Christian was one of the first out LGBTQ Black members of the Texas legislature!


Christian Manuel, a proud resident of Southeast Texas, boasts nearly two decades of experience in Texas politics. Throughout these many years, he has honed his political acumen, deftly navigating the complexities of Texas politics alongside congressmen, lobbyists, and industry experts.

As a former staff member and now as a Representative, Manuel’s dedication has resulted in remarkable achievements for House District-22. He remains committed to working tirelessly to execute legislation and advocating for the betterment of his community and the public.

Outside of his political career, Representative Manuel finds joy in various hobbies, such as international travel, writing novels, and cherishing moments with his family and his loyal canine companion, Sebastian. His experiences abroad have shaped his worldview and fostered meaningful connections across diverse cultures and ideologies, which further enriches his representation of House District-22.