The Brains Behind MILLU

The MILLU Team

Comprised of passionate Gen Z and Millennial creators, our team is uniquely qualified to bring you MILLU. We are the bridge between childhood and parenthood. We work closely with our parent and advisory boards and together, we create an intergenerational feedback loop spanning 7 decades.

Sena Lee

Co-Founder, CEO

A creative problem solver in love with human-centered design and creating solutions that impact culture. Sena is a business strategist with global efforts, leading international training schools that helped shape her view on the human journey.


Sarah Hartono

Co-Founder, COO

Marketer and designer with a background at Nintendo and Quizlet, passionate about redemptive entrepreneurship and healthy life rhythms. Sarah loves bringing people together to co-create, designing new organizational systems on Notion, and playing her Nintendo Switch.

Brenda Nikales

Head of R&D

Brenda has a background in early childhood education and is passionate about passing the baton to the next generation. She seeks to create healthy spaces where families and their children thrive. In her spare time, she loves to adventure on a coffee-shop hunt.

Danny Wu

Head of Finance

Obsessed with working with numbers, Danny enjoys uncovering stories in data and using it to drive decision-making. In his spare time he likes to make pour over coffee and learn new jump-rope tricks.

Madeleine Prater

Head of Marketing

Passionate about building up the next generation, Madeleine cultivates her craft of communication by writing, storytelling, and teaching. Maddie has co-authored a book about Gen Z in a post-covid world.

Shirleen Ahn

Head of Design & Creative Director

A graphic designer and illustrator who loves coffee, movies, and music. She finds joy within the process of creating.

Find her art here: @somecrudd

Stephen Oey

Head of UI/UX

A creative in a variety of interests. Stephen builds user experiences based on compassion and playfullness. He strives to make designs that are easy to use and accessible for everyone.

Johann Malasig

R&D Teacher Specialist

To remain curious and passionate in living out his purpose are the values that Johann lives by. While he constantly seeks for opportunities to learn, he is fueled by his love for music and his community.

Clarice Phan

R&D and Content Lead

Has an educational background in early childhood development and loves to observe cultural trends. Clarice enjoys playing with kids all day!

Peter Pyo

Business Analytics Intern

A 4th year student at CSUF, Peter enjoys using programs such as SQL, excel, and tableau to turn raw data into meaningful insights to make better business decisions.

Jenna Fuentes

Social Media Intern

Aside from journaling at cozy cafes, Jenna uses content creation as a fruitful outlet to share her passions and growth. She looks forward to connecting with others who share a growth mindset!

Sofie Kanayama

Motion Graphics Intern

A crafter and illustrator working at the intersection of design, craft, art, and food. Sofie is enamored by the art of making and is currently obsessed with playfully exploring that through ceramics, printmaking, stained glass, and cheesemaking.

Advisory Board

Our advisors help us dream and have a pulse on the struggles parents are facing every day. They give us strategic guidance in addition to helping us reach the next level of serving families.

Bob Zalk

Disney Imagineer for 30+ years, Professor at Biola University

Andrew Feng

International Nonprofit and Social Impact Leader

Emily Timmer

Multidisciplinary Filmmaker, Documentarian, and Artist

Riya Plam

Art Director, Design Strategist

Sarah Caleb

Mindset Coach, Mental Health Consultant

Christina Bacino

Cognitive Behavior Coach

Kristen Ho

Behavioral Analyst

Parent Board

Who better to get feedback from than parents themselves?! Our parents are passionate about building healthy family dynamics and have beta-tested our products since Day 1.

Hannah Choi & Family

Mama, Cycle Breaker, Wordle Enthusiast

Yorks Family

Parent of 3, Life Mentors, Business Coaching

Whitlock Family

Parent of 2, Entrepreneur, Pastor and Thought-Leader

Kang Family

Elderly Lawyer, Doctor of Pharmacy and Professor of Medicine