National Drought Mitigation Center

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Emily Case-Buskirk

Communications Specialist

About Emily

Emily joined the NDMC in 2023. She is passionate about applying her multimedia skillset to environmental communications and collaborating with researchers to inform the public.

She earned a master's in Journalism and Mass Communications from UNL in 2018. Her background in media and communications includes experience working at the Norfolk Daily News, the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy and UNL's Department of Biological Systems Engineering. Her work has appeared in publications including the Lincoln Journal Star, Nebraska Life magazine and Grand Island Independent.

In her free time, Emily enjoys going on bike adventures with her spouse, being outside, exploring the Lincoln community, trying new recipes and hanging out with her cat.