Sylvia Martinez is President of Generation YES, evangelizing student involvement in education reform through 21st century technology and service learning.

Prior to joining Generation YES, Sylvia oversaw product development, design and programming for consumer software, console games, and educational games at several software publishing companies. She started her career designing high frequency receiver systems and software for GPS navigation systems.

She holds a Master's in Educational Technology from Pepperdine, and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from UCLA.