Tom was elected to the Tigard City Council in November 2016.
Prior to Tigard City Council, Tom served on the Tigard Planning Commission for 7 years, including a stint as President. During his service, the Planning Commission completed the Comprehensive Plan and the award winning Urban Forestry Plan.
Tom has demonstrated leadership, an understanding of how to get citizen input, and his ability to work with city leaders across the region.
Tom Anderson has been an independent real estate agent for 22 years. He is the owner and principal broker of Tigard Real Estate.
Supports the Community
Tom feels strongly about giving back to his community.
- He is a member of the Tigard Rotary Club and serves as the Youth Services Coordinator
- He participates with Just Compassion, a group focused on the needs of those without homes and those living in poverty
- He volunteers as Overnight Host at a homeless shelter in Tigard
- He has served on the board or as a coach with the Tigard Basketball Association, Tigard Junior Baseball, Tigard Little League, and Southside Soccer