Zareen Reza is a Communications Associate at the Clean Energy States Alliance and Clean Energy Group. She assists with newsletters, social media, events, and outreach. Prior to joining CESA and CEG, she was a communications intern for the Connecticut League of Conservation Voters, updating their website with resources for voters and creating informative posts on social media. She was also an intern at Women’s Earth Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting women environmental leaders with training and resources. Additionally, she was an assistant for the University of Connecticut’s Sustainable Community Food Systems program. Zareen graduated from the University of Connecticut with a B.A. in Environmental Studies and a minor in Writing. She was a finalist in Planet Forward’s 2023 Storyfest competition for her article on the impacts of climate change and financial stressors on the mental health of farmers.