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Executive Team 

Forbes Top 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs 

White House Champion of Change in Foster Care 

Top 24 under 24 Changemakers in Government. 

Sixto Cancel
Founder and CEO

Sixto's lived experienced in foster care fuels his passion for shifting system policy and practice through the use of technology and data. As CEO of Think of Us, Sixto co-led the design and execution of the 1st ever White House Foster Care and Technology Hackathon which resulted in new federal regulations, new funding for tech in foster care, six additional hackathons, local technology initiatives, and helped shift the national conversation about foster care and tech. Sixto has participated in over 25 convenings as a panelist, keynote or presenter. Sixto has served as a Young Fellow at Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative since 2010, where he has worked on youth engagement, asset development and permanency. 


 

Darrell Booker
Chief Technology Officer  

Darrell has a vast background in developing enterprise applications starting early in his career serving the state and federal sectors. Darrell later brought his development and management skills to the private sector, including the tech and banking industries, while also co-founding a tech startup in the fitness industry.  More recently he served as Chief Information Officer for a nationwide auto parts distributor. Darrell brings his experience and thriving passion for developing native mobile apps to child welfare.
 

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ADA SIM
CHIEF OF STAFF

Ada has over a decade of experience in the finance sector at Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Merrill Lynch. She has held diverse roles in corporate finance, investor relations, strategy, project management, and the chief operating office. Her passion and curiosity for technology to help scale impact on solving societal challenges brought her to into the social sector. She joins from DataKind, where she was overseeing portfolios of data science projects and bringing together their global network of experts to harness data for social good. Ada holds a dual degree from Fairfield University in Finance and Information Systems with a minor in Operations Management.

 

The Team 

Elisabeth Clumpkens  Operations Coordinator

Elisabeth Clumpkens
Operations Coordinator

Torian Ugworji  Video Director

Torian Ugworji
Video Director

Joseph King  Developer

Joseph King
Developer

Daniel Torraca  Designer & Illustrator

Daniel Torraca
Designer & Illustrator

Brianna Ondris  Developer

Brianna Ondris
Developer

Ru Zheng  Post-Production Manager

Ru Zheng
Post-Production Manager