Councilman Cole is a 1997 graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelors of Arts in General Studies and a 2004 graduate of Southern University with a Master’s of Education in Administration and Supervision. LaMont is a Baton Rouge educator and former leader of the Local NAACP Chapter. He also previously held high-profile education roles including the Principal of Park Forest Middle, Principal of Capitol Middle School, Assistant Principal of Westdale Middle School and Chief Academic Officer for ADVANCE Baton Rouge.
Educational Leader, Level 2, 854
Louisiana Teaching Certificate Level 3, 434602
School Superintendent - 541
Secondary English, 374
Secondary School Principal, 518
Louisiana State University - 1997, Bachelors of Arts in General Studies
Southern University - 2004, Master’s of Education in Administration and Supervision
Member of Nicholls State University Men’s Basketball Team
Capitol Middle School Basketball Coach
HOPE Community Redevelopment Board Member
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Board Member
NAACP President Baton Rouge Branch 2006 -2011
Member of ASCD
President Tyrus Thomas Foundation
President Glen “Big Baby” Davis Foundation
The Legislative Assistant for District 7 is Mrs. Twahna Harris and may be reached by emailing Twahna or calling 225-389-3182.
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