Brianne Schell, J.D., M.A., serves as a staff attorney with the Network’s Eastern Region Office. In her time with the Network, she has produced resources in a variety of subject areas including housing affordability, equity in recreational cannabis legalization, tobacco regulation, and more. Her work currently focuses on environmental health, cannabis policy, and safe driving policies.
Brianne’s passion for public health and policy began with her undergraduate studies, earning her B.S. in Public Health with a specialization in sociology from the Ohio State University College of Public Health in 2018. She also earned her J.D. and M.A. in Public Policy and Management from the Ohio State University in 2021. During her time at Ohio State, Brianne conducted legal and policy research for the Ohio General Assembly and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Law Program, advocated for the legal rights of impoverished Ohioans, and contributed to academic legal works on tobacco regulation and criminal sexual harassment law.