100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Representative Sonya Anderson
Sonya Anderson
District 131
Majority Caucus Chair

Years Served:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 316
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:John Darnall 
Rep. Sonya Anderson, a Republican, represents part of Greene County, which includes part of Springfield (District 131), in the Missouri House of Representatives. She was elected to her first two-year term in November 2012.

In addition to her legislative service, Rep. Anderson has over 20 years of experience in small business and management. She served as a corporate officer for Rose’s Down Home Cleaning, Inc.; as general manager for Ben Steele Properties; and as a recycling coordinator and accounts payable coordinator for Waste Management of Southwest Missouri. Rep. Anderson currently co-owns and operates Show Me Horses and Farrier Service.

Rep. Anderson is an active member of Glidewell Baptist Church. She is on the Board of Directors for Cross Roads Stock Horse Association, Missouri Equine Council and Greater Ozarks Pachyderm Club. Rep. Anderson is also on the Executive Board of Directors for the 7th District Missouri Republican Assembly. She is the founding member of the Multi State Stock Horse Invitational Championship Show

Rep. Anderson is a 1988 graduate from Willard. She attended Southwest Missouri State University.

Rep. Anderson is a 7th generation native of Greene County. She currently resides in Springfield with her husband, Jim. They have two children, Zack and Tyler.
Sponsored Bills
HB 204 - (0355H.01P)
Modifies provisions relating to the confiscation of animals
HB 282 - (0755H.01I)
Requires referrals for out-of-state abortions to be accompanied by specified printed materials
HB 283 - (0708H.01P)
Extends the expiration date for the geologic resources fee
HB 535 - (1344H.01I)
Modifies sunset dates for certain fees collected by the secretary of state
HB 694 - (1433H.02P)
Modifies provisions relating to fingerprint-based criminal records checks
HB 914 - (1945H.01I)
Creates new provisions relating to hazardous waste sites
HB 1206 - (2358H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to state parks
HJR 30 - (0360H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment exempting from taxation certain real and personal property owned by certain disabled veterans
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation