Sylvester Mobley

I am a father, husband, son and brother.
I am a social entrepreneur, technologist and educator.
I am veteran of the war in Iraq who served in three branches of the military.
I am the founder of Coded by Kids and Coded by U.


What I Do

I lead a tech education nonporfit that teaches software engineering,
coding and digital design to underserved and underrepresented children.
I lead a teach education for profit company that provides adults with
project based programs designed to help them gain real world tech skills.
I design and manage project based tech education programs.
I teach kids to build cool stuff.
I speak about tech, education, diversity and sometimes all three at once.



-Philadelphia City Council Citation (2016)-
-Philadelphia Business Journal Tech Disruptor Award (2016)-
-Philadelphia City Council Resolution (2015)-
-Recognized by Billy Penn as a leader in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (2015)-


Thank You

I want to thank the children that I have had and have the pleasure of teaching.
Sometimes I think I've learned more from them than they've learned from me.

I want to thank the Shuttleworth Foundation for their generous grant
to help fund the work I do.