CEC Welcomes Sophia Primera as the Communications and Marketing Intern

Sophia Primera is a junior at the University of Houston Main Campus and is studying Media Production and minoring in Marketing. She is excited to incorporate her passion for media and film into her love for the environment.

Sophia is the Spring 2021 Communications and Marketing Intern and is excited to learn more about the environment and what CEC does for Houston.

Outside of school, Sophia loves watching movies, going thrifting, reading books, being creative through her passion for photography and videography, and spending time with her friends. After graduation, she hopes to get into the film industry.

Sophia can be reached at sophia.primera@cechouston.org.

CEC Welcomes Emily Weaver as a policy intern

Emily Weaver is a junior at Rice University studying Social Policy Analysis, with a focus on Environmental Studies. She is interested in the way that communities exist with and are affected by the environment, and the way that policy can address issues related to environmental justice. She enjoys taking a variety of classes focusing on sociology, anthropology, environmental science, and research methods. At Rice, she works on research projects at the intersection of environment and social justice.

Outside of school, Emily loves cooking, working at Rice’s student-run coffee shop, spending time outside, watching movies, reading a variety of books, and spending time with her roommates (including 2 cats). After graduation, she hopes to attend graduate school in the field of environmental studies.

CEC Welcomes Deneane Farley as an Accounting Intern

Deneane is currently a senior studying at the University of Houston-Downtown campus. She was born and raised in Houston. She is pursuing a degree in finance, and will graduate with her bachelors degree in summer 2021.

Before becoming a student at UHD, Deneane attended Lamar University in Beaumont, TX. While pursuing her education part time and changing career goals and majors, Deneane worked full time and gained extensive experience in customer service.

She re-enrolled June 2020, and feels it’s been the best decision she’s made for herself the past seven years!

In her spare time , Deneane likes to walk or ride her bike with her dog Lola, gardening, and she absolutely loves to watch horror/mystery films/documentaries/series! She also spends time with family and friends whenever possible, because they bring great vibes and positive energy. As an intern at CEC she would love to know more about what CEC does for the environment and community and how she can contribute.