Louanne Cooley

Legal Research Fellow

Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation


Louanne R. Cooley is a 2020 graduate of UConn Law where she earned a J.D. with a Certificate in Energy & Environmental Law. While a student, she interned at the State of Connecticut Office of the Attorney General and the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority and was a research assistant for UConn Law’s Center for Energy & Environmental Law.

Louanne currently is an elected official in the Town of Mansfield serving on the Planning and Zoning Commission and is a volunteer in Connecticut’s Medical Reserve Corp. She earned a B.S. and M.S. in Biology from Bowling Green State University in Ohio, and pursued Ph.D. studies at the University of Michigan while teaching and doing fieldwork at the University of Michigan Biological Station. Prior to attending law school, Louanne taught at the University of Connecticut in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.

Contact Information
Emaillouanne.cooley@uconn.edu