Madison Cooley

Madison Cooley

Program Associate, Communications and Development

Madison Cooley joined Higher Learning Advocates in September of 2018. She supports the organization’s communications team by assisting in the development of social media strategies, drafting outreach material for external audiences, and designs digital content for social media and websites. Madison also assists in HLA’s development efforts, overseeing current and potential funders. Madison brings to Higher Learning Advocates an enthusiasm for politics and advocacy. She believes that every student can pursue educational opportunity, an interest she first developed through a part-time job at a local Boys & Girls Club.

Prior to joining Higher Learning Advocates, Madison graduated from James Madison University with a B.A. in political science. Originally from Wisconsin, Madison enjoys Packer football season, the mild D.C. winters, running, and reading.

Follow Madison on Twitter at @MadisonCooley9.

Authored Posts

  • Higher Learning Advocates & 29 Partners Applauds the Passage of the National Student Parent Month Resolution

    WASHINGTON (September 22, 2021) — Today, Higher Learning Advocates and 29 partner organizations sent a letter to Senator Tammy…

  • Higher Ed Dive: 3 ways the pandemic is changing colleges’ mandate right now

    "The (students) are certainly not who you see in movies," said Julie Peller, executive director of Higher Learning Advocates, a…

  • December News & Updates

    Dear Friend,2020 has been quite a year. Today’s students were faced with challenges like never before when campus closed…