Nicholas Martinez is co-founder and executive director of Transform Education Now (TEN). Through his work with TEN, he works with and organizes families, community leaders, and decision makers to ensure that every child has access to an excellent school regardless of their zip code. Prior to TEN, Mr. Martinez organized with DSST Public Schools. He served as a teacher in Southwest Denver, where he leveraged his experience of building relationships with families and students. Mr. Martinez is a graduate of the University of Colorado, Boulder.