Triston Cole

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Triston Cole
Majority Leader of the Michigan House of Representatives
Assumed office
January 9, 2019
Preceded byDan Lauwers
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 105th district
Assumed office
January 1, 2019
Preceded byGreg MacMaster
Personal details
Born (1976-01-04) January 4, 1976 (age 43)
Political partyRepublican
EducationNorthwestern Michigan College
Ferris State University
WebsiteParty website

Triston Cole (born January 4, 1976) is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives. First elected in 2014, Cole represents 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[edit]


2014 General Election: 105th House District
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Triston Cole 20,879 62.85
Democratic Jay Calo 12,339 37.15
Total votes 33,218 100.0
Republican hold


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