Richard Anderson was sworn in as a Prescott Valley Town Council Member
in February 2009. He was elected to a new term in the March 2011 primary
election and was re-elected in August 2016. His current term expires
in December 2020.
Anderson brings to the Council a strong background in community
volunteerism including membership on the Prescott Valley Monument
Committee, PV Chamber of Commerce, VA Hospital and he served on the
General Plan 2020 Committee.
Anderson has worked in management counseling at Yavapai College as well
as a program/recruiting and retention specialist for Veteran’s Upward
Bound Project. In addition, Anderson worked as a personnel
manager/recruiter for the U.S. Army. Affiliations include the Veterans
of Foreign Wars, BPO Elks #330, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 16
and the Early Bird Lions.
Anderson would like to continue the efforts of the Town Council in
seeking volunteers for the Town and to look for other ways that people
can be of service to their community.