Caissa Casarez helps produce, direct, edit, publish web clips, and run social media for the public affairs show "Almanac" at Twin Cities PBS. She grew up and went to school in Wisconsin, where she worked in local news before moving across the Mississippi. Caissa likes to read, write, and play music and video games in her spare time. She lives with her partner - a trans woman - and their rambunctious cat. Follow her adventures on Twitter at @cmcasarez.