Sharon Shelton has always been a technocrat. It is surprising to see how her childhood desire to always master the latest gadget has led to her becoming such a distinguished researcher in the tech arena. She pursued a double major while in university in biotechnology and computer science. Sharon later pursued a master’s degree in technology. She has partnered with many big players in the name of scientific research, and they have all described her work as being nothing short of impressive. Sharon has also done groundbreaking research on how advances in technology can be linked to dangerous addictions, a sedentary lifestyle, and the effect this can have on our bodies.