Maddie is a senior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln majoring in Advertising and Public Relations and minoring in Art with a concentration in Photography. Maddie grew up on a farm in northeast Nebraska where she found her love for nature, later turning it into a passion for environmental conservation. In the past five years, Maddie has spent a lot of her free time traveling to new places all over the world. When she travels, she enjoys soaking in the beauty of nature by hiking and taking photographs of the landscape and other natural features. She also enjoys walking her dog, waking up for the sunrise, doing yoga, and journaling. Maddie is excited to share her passion for conservation through visual storytelling with the Platte Basin Timelapse project.