Zahra Martinez, Central Valley Regional Coordinator

Zahra is a former member of the Fresno Chapter and has held many roles in CYC throughout the years.  She has served our mission as a Chapter leader, Youth Board Representative, Legislative Committee Representative, Y.O.U.T.H. Training Project Trainer, and has even served on the Board of Directors.  

She has a passion for advocating for those whose voice is not recognized and has a deep understanding on how to meet young people where they are at and to help them find what they need to develop into leaders.

Zahra brings with her strong outreach and engagement skills that enable community building, public speaking and facilitation skills to provide technical assistance to our chapter members in addition to her personal experience and understanding of the impact CYC can have on the lives of its members to her role as the Central Valley Regional Coordinator.