Brooke Istook - Director of Strategy and Operations Brooke oversees all of Thorn’s programs, products and operations to ensure effective and efficient execution of Thorn’s mission. Brooke led the development and deployment of Spotlight, Thorn’s sex trafficking investigation tool with over 7,000 law enforcement users, and manages Thorn’s international partner relationships. Prior to joining Thorn, Brooke spent over 12 years working in IT consulting, operations, and program management, supporting Fortune 500 clients in telecommunications and entertainment. She holds B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Alabama and an M.A. in Cross-Cultural Studies from Fuller Seminary.