Senator Paul Anderson

Proudly representing District 44
Plymouth, Minnetonka, Woodland

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Meet Senator Anderson

Senator Paul Anderson is currently serving his first term in the Minnesota State Senate. He represents Senate District 44, which includes the Hennepin County communities of Plymouth, Minnetonka, and Woodland. He is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy, and serves on the Taxes and E-12 Education Committees.

Senator Anderson is a lifelong resident of Senate District 44, growing up in Plymouth and graduating from Wayzata High School. He grew up and worked in his small family business. He then served as state director and campaign manager for Congressman Jim Ramstad and deputy chief of staff for Governor Tim Pawlenty. Currently, he is the founder and owner of The Anderson Group, a strategic consulting firm.

He and his wife Jamie have two daughters and currently reside in Plymouth. They are active members of Plymouth Covenant Church and have served their community through coaching, volunteering, and mentoring.



  • Chair, Higher Education Finance and Policy
  • E-12 Finance and Policy
  • Taxes
Sen. Paul Anderson of Plymouth