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Term in office
First term: Jan. 2, 2016 to Jan. 2, 2020
Luther College, BA Economics 1997
University of Iowa College of Law, JD 2000
Wife, Mara and daughter, Nora
Walking, reading, spending time with friends.
Iowa City residency
Councilor Cole moved to Iowa City to attend the University of Iowa College of Law. He has resided here since 1997.
Attorney and Partner- Cole & Vondra, PC
Other community services/organizations involvement
KoNec, Vice President, June 2014 to Dec. 30, 2015
Friends of Historic Preservation, Vice President, 2014 through Jan. 1, 2016