Timirah James is best known for being a leader in the Los Angeles and Silicon Beach tech community, her active roles in the hackathon realm, as well as mentoring young girls through her program for HS girls exploring the world of tech: TechniGal LA. After working a several years as a full-time iOS Engineer, her passion for building, educating, and expanding the tech community led her into the evangelism scene.

Timirah continues to be an influencer in the evangelism space as a Developer Advocate at Platform9 Systems, creating awareness around STEM and diversity in tech, as well as helping others build great technical skills and become great developers!