Coleen Haines


    Coleen Haines is the WEA Communications Director, and joined WEA in 2012, after working in Public Affairs at the Wyoming Department of Transportation for about seven years.

Prior to WEA and WYDOT, Coleen was a tv-news photojournalist for an ABC affiliate in Southern Illinois, and a CBS affiliate in Harrisburg, PA. There, Coleen covered some huge events like Hurricanes Katrina and Isabel, President Reagan’s funeral, and the opening day of the Statue of Liberty after 9/11.

Coleen is a Cheyenne East High 1997 grad, and went to Laramie County Community College for two years, before attending Colorado State University and graduating in 2001 with a BA in Broadcasting.

Coleen came from an Air Force family, so she’s lived at the Mountain Home AFB in Idaho, Butte, Montana, as well as Elmendorf AFB in Anchorage, Alaska.

Coleen has two dogs, Benson and Briscoe.


Contact Coleen at:

(307) 214-4518 cell

(307) 634-7991 x113 office