Stephen Anderson is Commercial Attaché at U.S. Embassy in Tokyo. On his second tour in Japan, Anderson is a career foreign service officer in the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service. During his government tenure, Anderson worked on critical issues that impact trade and investment between Asia, Europe and the United States
Prior to government service, Stephen Anderson taught at University of Wisconsin-Madison and Temple University Japan after earning his Masters and Ph.D. in political science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Anderson also wrote the book, Welfare Policy and Politics in Japan.