Sohum Thakkar is currently a freshman at UC Berkeley, and serves as a director of the United States branch of The Youth Project. Sohum is one of the technological members of the TYP family – he played a big part in the re-design of The New Word Magazine. He is currently studying Computer Science and Business at UC Berkeley. When not working on TYP, he enjoys playing soccer, running off into the woods, binge-listening to music, and talking to random people on the streets. He also loves making things, from Android apps to quadcopters to 3D animations.