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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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Elizabeth Jacobs
Deputy Director  

Beth Jacobs has a diverse background in nonprofit and for-profit sectors. She was responsible for growing a product from $3M in revenue to over $10M in two years. Beth received her Bachelor’s degree and Masters of Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University.  Beth is also a foster parent which has ignited a passion for child welfare and social justice.

 

The Team 

     Elisabeth Clumpkens         Executive Assistant

     Elisabeth Clumpkens

        Executive Assistant

           Daniel Torraca        Designer & Illustrator              

           Daniel Torraca

       Designer & Illustrator              

                Joe King                Developer               

                Joe King

               Developer               

          Allison Rowley            UX/UI Designer

          Allison Rowley

           UX/UI Designer

        Torian Ugworji           Video Director

        Torian Ugworji

          Video Director

          James O'Brien   Developer & Professional  Development Coordinator

          James O'Brien

  Developer & Professional
 Development Coordinator

      Meredith Brindley         Artificial Intelligent                      Engineer

      Meredith Brindley

        Artificial Intelligent                      Engineer

        Anthony Tuccitto                 Developer

        Anthony Tuccitto

                Developer

               Ru Zheng    Post-Production Manager 

               Ru Zheng

   Post-Production Manager 

         Brianna Ondris                Developer                                    

         Brianna Ondris

               Developer                                    

       Melanie Rodriguez      Administrative Support

       Melanie Rodriguez

     Administrative Support