Hometown: Dothan, AlabamaIn his time at Samford, James Cole has served in a wide array of leadership roles, both on and off campus. At Samford, he has served as a member of the SGA Freshmen Forum, directed the step sing group Dudes-A-Plenty, and worked as a resident assistant in the male freshmen residence hall. He is currently in his second year as a step sing director and is serving as a preceptor for freshmen students within the University Fellows Program. Outside of Samford, he has served extensively with his church, Iron City Church. He currently serves there as a college ministry intern, community group leader, and worship team member. After graduation, James plans to pursue a Master's of Divinity with the intention to serve in a pastoral role within the Church.