Glenn S. Anderson
(born February 8, 1954) is a politician from the U.S. state
. He is a Democratic
member of the Michigan Senate
, representing the 6th District since 2007 and currently serving as the Assistant Minority Floor Leader. His district includes Garden City
, Redford Township
, and Westland
. Previously he was a member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from 2001 to 2006.
Anderson lives in Westland with his wife Gail, where they have lived for almost 30 years. They have two adult children, Melissa and Kyle, and two grandchildren, Mackenzie and Logan.
Before entering public service, Anderson was employed by Ford Motor Company
and has been a member of the UAW
since 1972. He has also been a licensed Realtor
since 1979. Prior to his election to the Senate, Anderson represented Michigan’s 18th District in the Michigan House of Representatives
for six years. Before beginning his tenure in the legislature, Anderson served as Councilman for the City of Westland for nine years.
As a state legislator for the past 6 years, Senator Anderson has worked to build strong communities in Michigan. Over the years Senator Anderson has been active in a number of local organizations including the Churchill High School PTA, Western Wayne NAACP, Westland Jaycees, Goodfellows, Rouge River Rescue, and Westland Hockey Association. Anderson was chosen as... Read More