This Tuesday on Talk of the Bay Christine Barrington interviews Jacob Martinez, Founder and Executive Director of Digital NEST.
Digital NEST creates hip and innovative physical tech hubs for youth giving them places to go for training, education, and access to technology. These tech hubs connect youth in Watsonville and Salinas to a skill-building community that transforms them into professionals who can create successful careers, innovative solutions, and prosperous communities. Jacob’s transformational work on behalf of diverse communities of youth earned him the James Irvine Foundation 2020 Leadership Award.
Join us and hear about how Digital NEST came to be and discover Jacob’s greater vision for transforming Silicon Valley’s tech industry into a more socially just and resilient marketplace for diverse talent.
For the latest information on Digital NEST check out their Facebook page.