ThinkGenetic is an AI solution that helps locate diagnosed and undiagnosed individuals living with genetic disorders.

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Management Team

President & Founder

Len Barker

US Naval Academy, BSEE,PE,MBA – Founder of two startups. 15 years running Internet Technology (IT) firms Davalen and Rokkit Marketing. Successful careers in the Navy and commercial nuclear, aerospace and IT industries serving in a variety of roles: engineering, project management, business intelligence, and plant management.

CEO & Founder

Dave Jacob

Regional VP Sales at Electronic Data Systems, helped Ross Perot grow company from $100M to $2.5B before GM purchase. VP Data General, CEO Data Solutions. Founded two startups. Living with rare, genetic disease.

Genetic Counselor & Content Leader & Founder

Dawn Laney

Genetic Counselor, Assistant Professor, Genetic Clinical Trials Center Director & LSDC Program Leader at Emory University. 2016 National Organization for Rare Disorders Rare Impact Awardee.

Consultant to Pharmaceutical Industry

Carol Ogg, BS Pharm

Carol Ogg is a licensed pharmacist with 30+years as a pioneer in the biotech industry. She is highly skilled in product launch, sales, marketing, training, professional development and global medical affairs. Most recently, Carol worked for Shire where she served as a strategic member of Global Medical Affairs supporting, developing and implementing key strategic decisions across the rare disease business.

Board of Advisors

Michael Gambello, MD, PhD

Dr. Gambello coordinates the wide spectrum of genetic services at Emory, actively expanding the Division to provide timely and state of the art genetic care. His clinical responsibilities include the diagnosis and care for children and adults with birth defects, lysosomal storage diseases and inborn errors of metabolism. Teaching medical students, genetic counseling students and medical residents is an important aspect of my responsibilities.

Board of Directors

Greg Grabowski, MD, PhD

Dr. Grabowski is professor emeritus of pediatrics and genetics at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Research Foundation, is on the scientific advisory boards of several biotech companies, and is chief scientific officer of Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals.

Board of Directors

Ted Pasquarello

Ted is Founder and Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Chiswick Trading, Inc., and a former Advisor to Guaranty First Bank. He is the Managing Member of Paris Trust LLC and currently serves on the Boards of UV Tech Systems, and Peddock Capital Advisors. Also, Ted is a Governing Trustee at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, as well as a member of their Science Committee. In addition, Ted is a current member of Boynton Angels, Inc.

Board of Directors

Gary Butter

Gary worked for the law firm Baker Botts LLP in Manhattan as a patent attorney for more than 20 years before joining Google as a corporate patent attorney in 2012. He holds a BSEE from the US Naval Academy and a JD from NYU. He retired from the US Navy reserves as a Captain after 24 years of service.