Triston Cole

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Triston Cole
Majority Leader of the Michigan House of Representatives
In office
January 9, 2019 January 1, 2021
Preceded by Dan Lauwers
Member of the MichiganHouseofRepresentatives
from the 105th district
In office
January 1, 2015 January 1, 2021
Preceded by Greg MacMaster
Succeeded by Ken Borton
Personal details
Born (1976-01-04) January 4, 1976 (age 45)
Political party Republican
Education Northwestern Michigan College
Ferris State University
Website Party website

Triston Cole (born January 4, 1976) is an American politician who served as a member of the Michigan House of Representatives from 2015 to 2021. First elected in November 2014, Cole represented Antrim, Charlevoix, Montmorency, Oscoda, and Otsego counties in the northern part of the Lower Peninsula. [1]


Prior to his election to the House, Cole was a hunting guide for 15 years. He and his wife Stacy also started a farm in Antrim County. Cole is also a former president of the Antrim County Farm Bureau and chairman of the county Republican Party. [2]

Electoral history


2014 General Election: 105th House District
Republican Triston Cole 20,879 62.85
Democratic Jay Calo12,33937.15
Total votes33,218 100.0
Republican hold

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Michigan House of Representatives
Preceded by
Dan Lauwers
Majority Leader of the Michigan House of Representatives