Matthew D. Anderton

Office: Michigan State Representative, 51st District
Status: Challenger
Party Affiliation: Republican
City: Swartz Creek
State: Michigan

Matthew D. Anderton is an attorney and business owner serving Genesee and North Oakland Counties for 25 years. He has lived in Clayton Township for 8 years, is married with two children and two grandchildren. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and Cooley Law School.

He is a committed member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Swartz Creek where he serves as Trustee and Assistant Treasurer, and teaches adult Bible classes. He served as Youth Director for twelve years at his prior church. Additionally, he has coached Upward flag football for five years. Currently he serves on the Board of Directors for Flint Crisis Pregnancy Center. Additionally, he was an adjunct instructor in Law and Economics at ITT for seven years.

Matt is passionate about serving his community and making a difference. His goal is to fight for freedom, protect the Constitution, and make decisions based on principles and not politics. Ultimately, he wants to influence people to realize that their vote and voice matters in the political process.