Meet Dr. Casey Schmidt
Dr. Casey Schmidt is an assistant research professor of biogeochemistry at the Desert Research Institute in Reno, Nev. He specializes in ecological engineering, which is a field of study that combines elements of engineering, ecology and design to help solve environmental problems. Casey holds a Ph.D. and M.S. in soil and water science from the University of Florida, and a B.S. in biology from the University of Washington. He has been a member of the DRI community since 2013, when he moved to Reno with his wife and twin daughters. At present, Casey works remotely from his home on Bainbridge Island, WA. In his free time, he enjoys photography and scuba diving. Read more about Dr. Casey Schmidt.