The primary driver of a city’s future economy, and especially job creation, will be small business innovation, largely from advances in science and engineering. While historically largely upper and middle class white males have achieved these advances, our nation’s demographics are growing exponentially in our poor white and populations of color. As our nation acknowledges these demographic shifts, we must inspire and prepare our nation’s new majority to invent the next robotics platform, pioneer aerospace breakthroughs, or develop sustainable energy solutions. While we are focused on STREAM career and college readiness for our underserved youth, we have neglected how we develop their STREAM plus entrepreneurial skills to pursue STREAM “ownership” careers and succeed in STREAM college degrees. How does a regional economy proceed in mining its greatest resource?