Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Jennifer Cole, MS CCC-SLP

Jennifer Cole, MS CCC-SLP

CEO / Co-Founder of Cole Health

Member of Board of Directors for Cole Foundation

Jennifer Cole holds both a Master of Science degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Baylor University. She is certified by the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and is licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology.

Jennifer’s commitment to the profession has driven her involvement as Chair of the Medicaid Task Force and Board Member on the Political Action Committee of the Texas Speech Hearing and Language Association(TSHA) since 2012.  In 2000, Jennifer was blessed the with opportunity to open her own clinical practice serving the ever-expanding needs of children in the community.  Over the past 14 years, Jennifer has expanded that practice to now include 8 pediatric outpatient rehabilitation facilities (Cole Pediatric Therapy – Houston, Austin and San Marcos, Texas) and 3 adult rehabilitation facilities (Cole Rehabilitation – Houston).  As CEO, Jennifer’s Patient-First approach and vision of brining hope and changing lives here and around the world, continues to be executed throughout all divisions and locations of Cole Health.

Jennifer’s deep passion and drive to change the lives of others motivated the creation of the Cole Foundation.


Adam Cole, MBA

Adam Cole, MBA

CEO / Co-Founder of Cole Health

Member of Board of Directors for Cole Foundation

Adam Cole holds both a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Clemson University. Adam has served full time in an administrative role for Cole Health since February 2004. Adam currently resides on the Board of Directors for OPIRA (the Outpatient Independent Rehab Association) which is dedicated to improving compliance standards for Outpatient Rehab Facilities across the State of Texas. Adam has also consulted with other healthcare providers to help improve financial and operational performance. Adam believes that successful healthcare companies are those that maintain steady growth while placing strong emphasis on compliance and overall patient experience.


John Bistritz

Member of Board of Directors for Cole Foundation

John has a varying background including sales and marketing with Black & Decker, for Altec Industries, and owning his own commercial and residential construction company.  John currently serves on the Board for the Oak Ridge Little League Baseball and has served on various homebuilders organizations as an officer.  John holds a bachelor of science degree in business administration & marketing from Auburn University and brings a wealth of knowledge and cooperation in helping this foundation grow.


Jimmy Pendly

Jimmy Pendley

Member of Board of Directors for Cole Foundation

Jimmy holds a Bachelor of Science Business Administration from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. Over the past 15 years, Jimmy has managed multiple P&L’s while serving as President, General Manager, Vice President and Chief Marketing officer for various Fortune 500 Companies. Jimmy brings broad-based experience and leadership in expansive growth, new product & service development, acquisitions, strategic marketing, customer relationship management and loyalty programs. Throughout his career, Jimmy has played an integral role in enhancing product/service platforms, integrating new technologies, and escalating companies’ reputations to a customer-focused industry leader.  Jimmy also oversees the Sales and Marketing for Cole Health.


Larry Allbritton

Larry Allbritton

Member of Board of Directors for Cole Foundation

The school president and co-founder of The Bible Institute of America.   Larry holds a Bachelors of Arts in Biblical Languages from Arlington Baptist College, and a Masters of Arts in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. He and his family live in The Woodlands, TX, where he serves as a pastor at WoodsEdge Community Church of the Woodlands, TX.

 

 

1 Peter 4:10

"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms."