Shimira Williams is an innovator, educator and economic stimulator of technology education and STEM advocate. Williams is a Pittsburgh native and entrepreneur, who aspires to be a catalyst in eliminating the digital divide, especially in urban communities. She lives, works and plays all things STEM! Williams is the owner of Productivity, LLC, which offers organizations technical consultation to adapt and enhance technical processes in their operations. In addition, individuals can register for professional development seminars offered throughout the year. Productivity, LLC also operates TekStart, a STEM-based before and after-school program (including a summer program) whose mission is to kick start technology education.