Rocky Anderson

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Rocky Anderson
Rocky Anderson at MLK.jpg
Anderson speaking at the 15th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration.
33rd Mayor of Salt Lake City
In office
January 3, 2000 – January 7, 2008
Preceded byDeedee Corradini
Succeeded byRalph Becker
Personal details
Ross Carl Anderson

(1951-09-09) September 9, 1951 (age 69)
Logan, Utah, U.S.
Political partyJustice (2011–present)
Other political
Democratic (1999–2011)
ProfessionAttorney and politician
WebsiteOfficial website

Ross Carl "Rocky" Anderson (born September 9, 1951) is an American attorney and politician. He served two terms as the 33rd mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, from 2000 to 2008. He is the Executive Director of High Road for Human Rights.[1] He ran for President of the United States in the 2012 U.S. presidential election.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "High Road for Human Rights". High Road for Human Rights. Retrieved 2013-10-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. Goodman, Amy (December 13, 2011). "A Challenger for Obama? Progressive Former Mayor Rocky Anderson Enters Race With New Third Party". AlterNet. Retrieved November 4, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)