Cole Branham is the Ashbrook Center’s Foundation and Donor Relations Manager. Prior to joining Ashbrook, he served as Grant Writer for the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Cole attended Xavier University in Cincinnati and served for three years as President of the university’s College Republicans, while also serving as the Vice Chairman of the Ohio College Republican Federation. He graduated with an Honors BA from Xavier’s Philosophy, Politics, and the Public Program as well as history and economics, studying in Jerusalem, Paris, and Brussels. A native of southern Ohio, he now resides near Kings Mills, OH with his wife.