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  • Kelly Arthur Anthon
Kelly Arthur Anthon
  • District 27 - Republican
  • Kelly  Arthur  Anthon (R) Majority Caucus Chair


    Appointed 2015 to fill a Senate vacancy in District 27; 7th generation Idahoan raised in Declo, Idaho, where his family has continuously operated a farming operation for over 100 years; attended the University of Idaho’s College of Law; licensed Idaho attorney; until 2012, Mr. Anthon, practiced law at the Rupert law firm of ‘Robinson, Anthon & Tribe’ where, as a partner, he focused on municipal law, debt restructuring, and large business reorganization; served as appointed City Attorney for the cities of Burley, Rupert, Acequia, and Minidoka, Idaho; City Administrator in Rupert, Idaho; fluent in Japanese, he also works as an event coordinator and consultant for Japanese companies; currently serves as a board member with the Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization (SIEDO), as the chair of the South Central Idaho Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, as a board member of the Mini-Cassia Economic Development Association, and as a board member of the Region IV Development Corporation; past executive board member of the Idaho Municipal Attorney Association; served two terms as President of the Minidoka Healthcare Foundation and currently holds a seat on the governing board of the Intermountain Healthcare’s Cassia Regional Medical Center; member of local Rotary club; spouse: Joelle (Rogers); five children.

    Email: kanthon@senate.idaho.gov
    Majority Caucus Chair
    District 27 
    3rd term
    725 E. 300 S., Burley, ID, 83318 
    Home (208) 654-4099 
    Statehouse (208) 332-1327 (Session Only)
    Attorney/City Administrator 
    Committees:
    Judiciary & Rules 
    Local Government & Taxation 
    State Affairs