Cole Patrick Pettijohn is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Pettijohn. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John Pettijohn, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bigler and Mr. and Mrs. C.L. Snodgrass. Cole’s sister Olivia is a junior and brother Beck is a freshman, both at Highland Park High School.
Cole graduated from Highland Park High School in 2018 as a National AP Scholar with Distinction. He was a four-year member of Dallas United Crew and captain his senior year. He served as producer for HPTV for four years at HPHS.
Cole held several offices, including president, in Park Cities Young Men’s Service League. He was involved in Family Legacy where he continues to serve the orphans in Lusaka, Zambia. Cole was a member of the Highland Park United Methodist High School Church Core and Worship Teams. His love of music led him to co-found a band as a freshman. The band played parties, gigs and fundraisers around Dallas.
Cole is a radio-television-film major at the University of Texas at Austin and is involved in the UT Water Sports Club. He enjoys skiing, snowboarding, fishing, working out and playing gigs with his band, On the Alley.