Current Staff

Eddie Van Vlack - Executive Director (1996)

541-929-4040 or 541-760-3600


A 1998 graduate of Western Oregon University, Eddie has been with PYAC since 1996!  In his time at PYAC Eddie has seen the organization grow from a small grass roots organization into the multi-faceted youth development organization that it is today.  When asked what the organizations greatest asset was he quickly replied "the people involved, we have a very dedicated staff, and wonderful volunteers"!   

Kristy Pribyl - Adminstrative Coordinator (2014)



Kristy Pribyl first joined the PYAC staff in September 1996, left in 2008 for 6 years and then returned to the PYAC in June 2014. “I have worked with the best organizations from both sides of the nonprofit world. By working for both service agencies and a local philanthropic community foundation, I have over 40 years of experience in the nonprofit business environment. I understand how it operates and what the government, community and citizen’s requirements are for it.” Kristy currently works part time in the mornings and is responsible for any accounting issues. She holds a Bachelors of Education degree from the University of Nebraska.


Sarah Woosley - Youth Center / Program Director (2001)

541-929-4040 or 541-760-8655


Sarah is a 1999 graduate of Portland State University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences.  She began working with PYAC in 2001. Sarah enjoys gardening and camping with her family.  Sarah and her husband Mark live in Philomath with their two boys Rustan and McCully. 





Renee Mason - Child Care Site Director (2004)



A 1999 graduate of Christendom College in Front Royal, Virginia, Renee earned her Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature.  Renee taught Kindergarten for two years before working for the childcare program at PYAC.  Renee enjoys camping and spending time with her family.  She lives in Philomath with her husband Kyle and their                                                                           son and daughter.



Alexandra Barone - Lead Teacher & Youth Center Assistant (2013)


Alex started working for our STARS after school program in the fall of 2013. She now works at the Clubhouse program.  She attends LBCC and enjoys knitting, gardening and horseback riding.

John Hanson - Lead Teacher (2015)


John graduated from Philomath High School.  He is now studying Sports and Exercise Science at Oregon State University.   John plans to teach after he graduates.  He also enjoys playing sports, hunting, fishing and being outdoors in his free time.  

Anna Park - Lead Teacher (2016)


Anna graduated from high school in Milwaukie in 2015. She is currently studying Elementary Education at Oregon State University. She enjoys hiking, camping and other outdoor activities and cannot wait to become a teacher. 






Ashley Van Vlack (2016)


Ashley graduated from Philomath high school in 2015.  Ashley enjoys spending time with her family.  Ashley is currently going to Western Oregon University to get her teaching degree. 

Adrienne Engle - Assistant Athletic Coordinator (2013)


Adrienne joined PYAC in 2013.  She is a student at Oregon State University.  She enjoys working with kids and plans to teach high school English.