A native of Winthrop Harbor, Illinois, Anderson begins his first season (2014) as a volunteer assistant coach at Rice. Anderson has an extensive background in coaching club volleyball for both the Brazos Valley Juniors and the Woodlands WAVE for the past four years. He has served as both head coach and top assistant while helping lead four teams to qualify for the USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships in the past three years.
Anderson played on the Texas A&M men's club team and was a member of the 2010 national championship squad, earning First-Team All-American and All-Tournament Libero honors. Prior to that, Anderson played club at Sky High out of Crystal Lake, Illinois.
Anderson graduated from Texas A&M in May with a degree in Sports Management and two minors in Coaching and Psychology.