Business & Technical Communications
Brian Reetz has taught JGEN 300 since the Summer of 2008 for the College of Journalism and Mass Communications. He currently works in the Business and Finance area at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln working on various communications projects for the department.
Reetz served as the Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator for the Glenn Korff School of Music at Nebraska for eight years.
In his role, he wrote press releases about upcoming Glenn Korff School of Music events as well as stories about faculty, students and staff. He also ran the Glenn Korff School of Music social media accounts for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. He oversaw the design of the Calendar of Events, Undergraduate and Graduate brochures, posters and the media advertising plan.
Brian graduated from the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a News-Editorial degree in 1991. He was the sports editor and managing editor of the Dodge City Daily Globe for nearly 10 years before returning to Lincoln to work in the Lincoln Journal-Star Sports department. He was editor of a local life style magazine and also worked at a non-profit, The Groundwater Foundation.
He has also been a volunteer for Make-A-Wish, a volunteer with the Alzheimer's Association, as well as other community boards including the Pioneers Park Nature Center. He currently serves as President-elect on the advisory board of the Heartland Chapter of the Parkinson's Foundation. He lives in Lincoln with his dog, Ozzie.