Stan Cooper

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This article is about the Wyoming state senator. For the Australian rules footballer, see Stan Cooper (footballer). For the Las Vegas courthouse shooting victim, see 2010 Las Vegas courthouse shooting. For the film actor, see Stelvio Rosi.
Stan Cooper
Member of the Wyoming Senate
from the 14th district
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1940-09-21) September 21, 1940 (age 76)
McKeesport, Pennsylvania
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Julie Cooper
Children five
Alma mater Utah State University
Occupation businessman
Religion LDS Church

Stan Cooper (born September 21, 1940) is a State Senator in Wyoming.

Early life and education[edit]

Cooper was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania. Cooper graduated from Utah State University in 1967 with a bachelor's degree in business administration. From 1971 to 1994 he was the owner of Sublette Electric.

Political history[edit]

Cooper first entered politics when he was elected to the Kemmerer City Council, starting his time in that body in 1982. He served there until 1988. From 1995 to 2002 Cooper was a county commissioner in Lincoln County, Wyoming. From 2003 to 2004 he served as a member of the Wyoming State House, and from the beginning of 2005 to the present has been in the Wyoming State Senate.


Cooper is a Latter-day Saint. He and his wife Julie are the parents of five children.