Cole Wist is the Assistant Minority Leader of the Colorado House of Representatives and serves as State Representative for House District 37.
Cole is a long time resident of District 37, living in the Homestead neighborhood of Centennial since 1997. He and his wife, Susan, have three daughters: Connor, 26, Abby, 20, and Halle, 16.
Cole has deep Colorado roots. He grew up on the western slope in Paonia. Cole is the son of a coal miner and worked in the mining industry while earning his education. Cole earned his undergraduate degree in political science and public policy from the University of Denver and his law degree from Georgetown University.