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Rep. Hefner, Cole

District 5

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Capitol Address:

Room E2.718

P.O. Box 2910

Austin, TX 78768

(512) 463-0271

(512) 463-1515 Fax

District Address:

Mount Pleasant District Office

115 W. 1st Street

Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

(903) 717-8238

Lindale District Office

520 North Main Street, Suite A-3

Lindale, TX 75711

(903) 882-3254


Counties Represented:

Camp, Morris, Rains, Smith (part) Titus, Wood

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Biography

A native East Texan, Cole Hefner lives in Mount Pleasant, Texas. He was elected state representative for House District 5 in May 2016. Prior to being elected to the Texas House of Representatives, Cole served as county commissioner for Upshur County and, while in office, was awarded the Certificate of Appreciation because of his service to veterans. He is a board member of the East Texas Council Regional Review Committee, a position he was appointed to by Governor Rick Perry. He is active in his community, where he is a member of the Lindale Chamber of Commerce, the Hide-A-Way Lake Kiwanis Club, and an active member at South Jefferson Baptist Church.

Cole spent 16 years in the construction industry, where he owned his own business, and eventually took over the management of his family's commercial construction company. Currently, he is a small business owner in the insurance industry, and he understands the importance of hard work and conservative values.

He has been married to his wife, Kerri, since 2002, and they have seven wonderful children. As a private pilot, he enjoys flying in his free time.

Nativo del este de Texas, Cole Hefner reside en Mount Pleasant (Texas). Fue elegido representante estatal del distrito 5 de la Cámara en mayo del 2016. Antes de ser elegido para la Cámara de Representantes de Texas, Cole fue comisionado del condado de Upshur y, mientras estaba en su puesto, recibió el Certificado de Gratitud a modo de reconocimiento por su servicio a los veteranos. Es miembro del Comité de Revisión Regional del Este de Texas, puesto para el que fue nombrado por el gobernador Rick Perry. Es activo en su comunidad, donde es miembro de la Cámara de Comercio de Lindale, del club Hide-A-Way Lake Kiwanis y de la iglesia Bautista de South Jefferson.

Cole trabajó dieciséis años en la industria de la construcción con su propia su empresa, y luego se hizo cargo de la empresa de construcciones comerciales de su familia. Actualmente, es propietario de un pequeño negocio en la industria de los seguros, y entiende la importancia del trabajo arduo y de los valores conservadores.

Se casó con su esposa, Kerri, en el 2002 y tienen siete maravillosos hijos. Además, es piloto privado y disfruta volar en su tiempo libre.

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