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Casey Dreier

Director of Space Policy

casey.dreier@planetary.org
+1-626-793-5100

As Director of Space Policy, Casey leads the strategic planning and implementation of the Society's policy and advocacy efforts. He works closely with the Society's leadership, the 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, blogs regularly about space policy issues at 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: casey.dreier@planetary.org

Latest Planetary Radio Appearance

Planetary Radio Extra: Our Space Policy Experts Analyze NASA's Proposed 2017 Budget

02/23/2016 | 1:03:36
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Casey Dreier, the Planetary Society's Director of Space Policy, and Jason Callahan, the Society's Space Policy Advisor, talk with Mat Kaplan about the just-released "President's Budget Request" for the fiscal year starting in October of 2016.

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Posted 2016/04/26 01:54 CDT | 2 comments

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Posted 2016/04/13 05:54 CDT | 14 comments

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