Dennis Paul Anderson (born 1970 in Las Vegas, Nevada)[1] is an American politician and a Republican member of the Nevada Assembly since February 4, 2013 representing District 13.[2] Anderson is also the founder and president of a technology company named AndersonPC, founded in 1996.[3]

Paul Anderson
Member of the Nevada Assembly
from the 13th district
In office
November 5, 2012 – September 20, 2017
Preceded byScott Hammond
Succeeded byTom Roberts
Personal details
Born1970 (age 48–49)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
ResidenceLas Vegas, Nevada
Alma materChapman University

Anderson resigned in 2017 to take a job with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.[4]



Anderson earned his BS in business and finance from Chapman University.


  • 2012 When Republican Assemblyman Scott Hammond ran for Nevada Senate and left the House District 13 seat open, Anderson won the June 12, 2012 Republican Primary with 1,680 votes (68.49%)[5] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 14,271 votes (54.20%) against Democratic nominee Louis Desalvio,[6] who had run for the seat in 2010.


  1. ^ "Assemblyman Paul Anderson". Carson City, Nevada: Nevada Legislature. Retrieved November 18, 2013.
  2. ^ "Paul Anderson's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved November 18, 2013.
  3. ^ "AndersonPC Official Website". AndersonPC. Retrieved November 24, 2013.
  4. ^ Lochhead, Colton; Velotta, Richard N. (September 20, 2017). "Lawmaker Paul Anderson takes Nevada economic development job". Las Vegas Review-Journal. Retrieved December 2, 2017.
  5. ^ "2012 Unofficial Statewide Primary Election Results June 12, 2012". Carson City, Nevada: Secretary of State of Nevada. Retrieved November 18, 2013.
  6. ^ "2012 Official Statewide General Election Results November 6, 2012". Carson City, Nevada: Secretary of State of Nevada. Retrieved November 18, 2013.

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