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Josie Cooper profile

Josie Cooper

Partner | Senior Vice President, Advocacy Management

Josie Cooper leads Woodberry Associates’ Advocacy Management division, managing stakeholder and clinician engagement and developing policy and educational strategies around health care issues.

Josie Cooper has a background in communications, grassroots organization and campaign politics. Prior to joining Woodberry Associates, Ms. Cooper worked for a DC-based consulting firm, where she specialized in helping political and corporate clients run targeted, data driven campaigns across the country. She also worked for BIO, the world’s largest biotechnology trade association, helping develop effective communications strategies.

An experienced campaign professional, Cooper has worked at the state and national level advising political campaigns, from presidential campaigns to Senate and congressional races. In the public affairs space, Cooper specializes in supporter and stakeholder mobilization. Cooper is originally from Fargo, North Dakota and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. She currently resides in Washington, DC with her husband Sam.