Jenifer D. Cole

Common Council
Title: Alder, District 4
Phone: 608-630-7606
Jen Cole

Jenifer D. Cole, MPA, CPM

Current Term: May 2023-April 2024

Number of years served in City of Middleton elected office: Appointed May 2023

Number of years lived in Middleton: 6.5

Work outside of City Council 

  • Executive Director - Wisconsin Women's Council, the State of Wisconsin's statutory commission on the status of women and girls.
  • Member-at-Large, Board of Directors - National Association of Commissions for Women
  • President, Board of Directors - Jamestown Newbury Bay Condominium Association
  • Treasurer and Program Committee Chair, Board of Directors - Wisconsin Humanities (Governor's appointee)
  • Scholarship Fund Chair, Board of Directors - Cornell Club of Wisconsin
  • Member, President's Council of Cornell Women

Family Members

  • Significant other, Amanda Roslansky, and two rescue Yorkshire terriers, Lili K. and Maisie

College/Graduate School

  • University of Southern California, Bachelor of Arts in Theatre & Gender Studies - 2002
  • Cornell University, Master of Public Affairs (MPA) and Graduate Certificate in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies - 2009
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Continuing Studies, Certified Public Manager (CPM) - 2021

Favorite thing(s) about Middleton

  • A really engaged citizenry, Pheasant Branch Conservancy, and Lakeview Park


  • Walking my dogs in the conservancy or parks, cooking, reading, and supporting live theatre


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