Andre Barnett is running for president as the candidate of the Reform Party.

The 36-year-old Barnett won the party's nomination during its National Convention held in August in Philadelphia. He entered the race last May.

The Ohio native attended Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee. He earned a degree in Information Technology from Western Governors University, a private online university based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

A former member of the United States Armed Forces, Barnett is probably best known for his soft-core porn work. He has modeled for the gay website He has also appeared in various fitness magazines.

Barnett, who currently resides in Poughkeepsie, New York has been described as a “conservative with a conscience.”

Despite modeling semi-nude for websites geared towards gay men, Barnett does not appear particularly supportive of gay rights. asked the candidate in January, “Do you agree or disagree with the statement, 'Same-sex domestic partnership benefits?'”

“Disagree,” was his answer.

The Reform Party was founded in 1995 by billionaire Ross Perot, who said Americans were disillusioned with the state of politics, which he called corrupt and deadlocked.