Cole Needham had a 3.283 GPA when he graduated this year from West Marshall High School. He has been involved in cross country, drama, choir, jazz choir, art and wrestling. Through National Honor Society and other community activities, Cole has been active in numerous service projects. Since 2004 he has taken general business classes at Marshalltown Community College where he has earned a 3.68 GPA. For four years Cole has handled seasonal landscaping work for his father’s company, and pursued business as a freelance filmmaker. He now is pursuing a film production degree at California State University in Northridge. Cole is the son of Kristen and Michael Needham, owner of Needham Excavating and Landscaping, LLC in Melbourne.