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 multiple times a week (mainly about space policy issues) at http://planetary.org/blogs/casey-dreier/. He also occassionally hosts Google+ Hangouts for the Planetary Society. He has a B.A. in Physics from Oberlin College.
You can contact Casey via email at: email@example.com
Latest Planetary Radio Appearance
03/05/2014 | 35:47
NASA unveiled its 2015 budget plans in a March 4 media briefing. Minutes later, Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan got an enlightening and engaging analysis from Planetary Society Director of Advocacy Casey Dreier. You’ll hear about the winners, the losers, and the uncertain futures of many NASA initiatives and missions.
Latest Blog Posts
Posted 2014/04/15 08:19 CDT | 5 comments
The Opportunity rover and the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter are both zeroed out in NASA's 2015 budget. Learn why these missions face the axe and why the White House is forcing NASA to choose between existing missions and starting new ones.
Posted 2014/04/04 01:13 CDT | 1 comments
LADEE, NASA's latest robotic lunar spacecraft, will reach its planned end-of-mission on April 21st, when it will crash on the far side of the Moon.