Emily Coffey


  • Hometown: Lincoln, NE
  • Campus: University of Nebraska–Lincoln
  • Major: Political Science
  • Serviceship Community: Black Hills Energy

Why did you pursue RFI’s Student Serviceship experience?
I pursued RFI’s Student Serviceship experience because I know that I’ll be challenged to take ownership of meaningful projects that deeply affect Nebraska’s communities.

What do you hope to learn and how do you hope to be different from this experience?
I hope to learn more about the Nebraska’s legislative process and how the legislative process affects the utility industry, and explore potential career options.

What is your favorite aspect of Nebraska?
My favorite aspect of Nebraska is the spirit of innovation, civic engagement, and community.