Cole Sewall serves as the Program Manager for Averys House. Married to Lori, Cole is a dedicated father to his two wonderful children, eleven-year-old Kalen and six-year-old Christen. Born and raised in Emmett Idaho, Cole has a deep- rooted connection to the outdoors, finding joy in activities such as hiking, snowboarding, camping, hunting, wakeboarding, and more.
Prior to his current role at Avery House, Cole held the position of Residential Manager for Idaho Youth Ranch. Also a Operations Manager at Gemba. His extensive professional background includes a tenure of 15 years at Cherry Gulch Therapeutic Boarding School and another 3 years at Novitas Academy, both catering to high school students within a therapeutic boarding school setting. During his time at these institutions, Cole fulfilled various roles, culminating in his final position as the Residential Director.
Throughout his career, Cole has honed a diverse skill set in the residential field. He has undertaken numerous facilitator trainings and acquired certifications, including being a Satori S.A.M.A certified facilitator, T.C.I certified facilitator, Facilitator in The Arbinger Institute Model, CPI Certification, Certified Youth Care Practitioner, and C.R.M Trauma Informed Care facilitator certification. His expertise spans across various intervention programs, encompassing de- escalation techniques, crisis prevention programs, leadership strategies, and residential treatment best practices.
Passionate about supporting struggling youth and young adults, Cole finds fulfillment in creating programs and systems geared towards engaging individuals in treatment and imparting essential life skills.