Summer Interns Hired

By Jackie Renzi

PowerOptions has recently hired two interns for the summer. Please join us in welcoming Awa Sane-Darboe and Mirna Garza to our energy team!

Awa Sane-Darboe

Awa Sane-Darboe has joined PowerOptions this summer as our Regulatory and Policy Analyst intern. During her internship, Awa is focusing on researching, tracking, and reporting on environmental and energy regulations and policies at the regional and state levels. She is also diving deep into the new federal funding channels to identify potential opportunities for our Members. 

Her passion for climate mitigation and climate resilience led to her studies at Northeastern University, where she is currently pursuing her Master’s in Environmental Policy, Climate change, and Sustainability. Her undergraduate experience includes Law and International Relations at SOAS, University of London where she graduated with First Class Honors.  

When Awa isn’t working, you can find her watching a movie, or at a food market! 

Mirna Garza

Mirna Garza is PowerOptions Energy Data Analyst intern for the summer. During her internship, Mirna is working with the team on the analysis of customer and energy data sets, design data system solutions, establishing data protocols, and identifying new ways to visualize Member data.  

Outside her internship at PowerOptions, Mirna pursues her Master’s in Business Analytics at Hult International Business School and is expecting to graduate in August. Once she graduates, Mirna aims to further her career by working as a Data Analyst. Her prior experience includes being the Advisory Services Consultant at Deloitte for two and a half years. 

In her free time, Mirna likes to hike, go to the movies, and enjoy quality time with her friends and family. 

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