Director of Advocacy
As Director of Advocacy, Casey leads the strategic planning and implementation of the Society's political advocacy efforts. He works closely with the Society's leadership, Board of Directors, and other policy experts to craft the organizational positions about the future of space exploration. He also works to foster strong relationships between the Society and its members, educate and engage the public about space policy, and to empower individuals to advocate for space.
He is a regular contributor to The Planetary Report and blogs regularly about space policy issues at http://planetary.org/blogs/casey-dreier/ and tweets as @CaseyDreier on Twitter. He has a B.A. in Physics from Oberlin College.
You can contact Casey via email at: email@example.com
Latest Planetary Radio Appearance
05/13/2014 | 23:49
Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan learns why Director of Advocacy Casey Dreier is cautiously optimistic about the budget outlook for planetary science and exploration, so long as Planetary Society members and others keep making their voices heard in the nation's capitol.
Latest Blog Posts
Posted 2014/12/14 01:13 CST | 4 comments
Senate passes the CRomnibus spending bill with an $18.01 billion NASA budget, which includes an increase to planetary science and Europa. The legislation now moves on to the President for his signature.
Posted 2014/12/12 01:23 CST | 4 comments
By a narrow vote, the House of Representatives passed the 2015 'CRomnibus' spending bill, which includes an increase to NASA and its Planetary Science Division. It now moves on to the Senate.
Posted 2014/12/10 03:24 CST | 7 comments
The U.S. budget cycle for fiscal year 2015 is coming to an end. Should Congress pass the so-called CRomnibus bill as-is, NASA would see its highest funding level since 2011 and a great increase to its Planetary Science Division.