Cece is a first-year from Seattle, Washington and uses she/her/hers pronouns. She is planning to major in Political Science with a focus on education and policy. She was one of the 2019 ‘Black Education Matters Student Activist Award’ winners, and is highly recognized for her recent project “For the Culture”, the first large scale, student led documentary done on Seattle Public Schools about the importance and need of ethnic studies. She currently works for the Washington State National Association and Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Youth Council. She’s also a Presidential and Rieke Scholar. Cece is excited to use her passion for racial justice and equity to make all students, especially students of color, feel more worthy, valuable, and comfortable at PLU. She enjoys listening to music, being with friends, and eating good food.