Councilman Scott W. Cole

Contact Methods

E-mail: Contact Scott W. Cole

Phone: (302) 531-5420

Phone: City Clerk's Office at (302) 736-7008

Mailing Address
Scott W. Cole
P.O. Box 475
Dover, DE 19903-0475

Political Details

Title: Representative - 3rd District
First Elected: 5/2015
Current Term: 5/2015 - 5/2019
Party: Non-Partisan


Chair: Utility Subcommittee of the Council Committee of the Whole

Member: Council Committee of the Whole; Dover Public Library Advisory Commission (Council Liaison Member); Economic Development Committee; Health Insurance Cost Research Ad Hoc Committee; and Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) Board

Former Member: Dover Fourth of July Celebration Committee; Legislative, Finance, and Administration Committee; General Employee Pension Plan Board; and Police Pension Plan - Retirement Committee

Biographical Information

Scott W. Cole represents the 3rd District. He was sworn into office on May 11, 2015.

Scott is a graduate of Delaware State University (B.A. 1995) with a degree in History Education. After teaching for 18 years in Maryland and Delaware public schools, he became a UniServ Director for the Delaware State Education Association in 2014. He was chosen by College Board to grade AP History exams for the past 5 years in Kansas City. Scott was one of 20 teachers in the country selected to attend a leadership summit at Brown University in Providence, RI, and was nominated for Teacher of the Year multiple times. In his spare time, Scott enjoys watching the Phillies and Ravens, reading, and spending time with his family.

He lives in Dover with his wife, Kelley Pritchard-Cole and their two children, Paisley and Tanner.