Yulkendy Valdez. Yulkendy is a master educator and expert in developing experiential programs focused on diversity and inclusion. She has received numerous fellowships from the Harvard Kennedy School, Opportunity Nation, Young People For, Resolution Project among others.
Before co-founding Project 99, she spent her time traveling to 20+ countries in which she led educational initiatives focused on training the next generation of leaders.
SPARK IMPACT AWARDS
SPARK Boston is Mayor Walsh’s millennial engagement initiative. Our mission is to engage the next generation of civic leaders and social entrepreneurs in the work of city government. From dedicated public servants to community builders and connectors, millennials are some of Boston’s most impactful citizens. Each year, the City of Boston celebrates the millennial contribution to our city with the Annual SPARK Impact Awards.