Andrea has been working with children and families for over 25 years both as a teacher and education administrator. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Central Missouri State University as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She was a licensed teacher for ages birth- 8th grade. She has a fondness for special needs students and spent 5 years working with them.
Andrea believes in making a positive difference in the lives of young children and their families by providing a quality program that is innovative, safe, and educational. She oversees all aspects of Club K After School Zone, with special emphasis on programming, curriculum and activity development, and teacher training and development. She enjoys visiting the Club K sites and seeing firsthand what the students are doing. She also enjoys hearing from parents to find out how our program is meeting the needs of working parents and is constantly looking for new and exciting ways to improve Club K’s program and services.
In her spare time, Andrea likes reading, spending time outdoors, riding horses, and supporting youth organizations.
VP of Operations
Katy has been working in the field of early childhood and elementary education for almost 20 years. She graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology, with an emphasis on Human Development. Katy continues her professional development through on-going administrative and management workshops and trainings.
For the last 10 years she was the director of a premier early childhood education center for children ages 6 weeks- 12 years. During her time as director, she built a team of long term staff and educators committed to creating high quality educational experiences for children of all ages. Katy led the school through NAEYC accreditation and focused on quality of programming, positive supportive environments for children and families, and building a community within a program.
In her new role as VP of Operations, Katy will support her teams in the field by providing exceptional school age programming that is safe, enriching, and inspirational for all students. She is committed to consistent and open communication to families that strengthen community connections within our program.
When Katy is not working she enjoys gardening and tending her chickens and bees with her husband and three children. Katy loves to be creative by making handmade items to share with her family and friends. She also enjoys exploring Portland neighborhoods, hiking trails and parks, and embracing the best of her unique neighborhood.
Regional Manager / Community Marketing Coordinator
Amanda Lybarger has been a part of the Club K team for the last 5 years. She started as a Site Director in 2015 before stepping into the Field Manager role in 2016. Amanda is now the Regional Manager and Community Marketing Coordinator for Club K. Amanda began working with youth when she was in high school as a Youth Activities Leader for the Fort Collins youth Activity Center in Fort Collins, Colorado. She then attended Chadron State College in Nebraska where she received her Bachelors in Education. After receiving her degree, she continued her passion for teaching as the Site Coordinator for the Chadron Middle School After School Program for 2 years. Amanda went on to teach 5th grade Language Arts, 6th-8th grade Family & Consumer Sciences, and headed the Yearbook committee and Student Council during her time at Chadron Middle School before moving to Portland in 2015.
In her spare time, Amanda enjoys baking sweet treats for family and friends, taking pictures of her surroundings, and spending time with her husband and their beagle, Frankie.
Chloe was a Club K teacher at Lowrie and Boones Ferry this past school year. Prior to moving to Oregon, Chloe previously worked at Pekin Community High School in Pekin, IL, where she taught English/Composition and U.S. history. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in history. She continued her education at Illinois State University, where she graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Secondary Education.
In her spare time, Chloe enjoys hiking, cooking, discovering new coffee shops, and spending time with her husband, Shane, and their two cats.
IT Systems Administrator
Brad is the IT Systems Administrator and Tech Adviser for Club K. He provides technical assistance to the Club K sites as well as the Main Office staff. He makes sure the technology is updated and running at full capacity. Prior to working in the Club K office, Brad spent time as both a teacher and Site Director in our program. Brad has been with the company since 2013 and has always enjoyed working with Club K students as well as making sure they have everything they need to grow and learn.
Brad enjoys socializing with his friends, whether is hiking, horseback riding, or playing video games. He has a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology from the University of Phoenix and a certificate in Advanced Networking.
Cameron is our Marketing Specialist for Club K. Growing up in North Portland, he attended Columbia Christian High school in North East Portland. After high school, he moved to California where he attended Antelope Valley College and Graduated with an AA in Graphic Design. Cameron moved back to Oregon to attend Portland State University in 2011 where he joined the Co-Ed Business Fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi and became their VP of Membership. After graduating in 2015 Cameron landed an internship with Club K which grew into the position he holds today. With his degrees in Graphic Design and a bachelors in Marketing and Advertising Management, he is well rounded in branding, marketing and advertising.
Cameron’s hobbies include DIY projects, working on his photography, creating art with Adobe products and learning how to cook alongside his wife. His dream would be to travel with his wife to new places while photographing each and every experience.
Jaclyn has been working at Club K for three years. She began as a teacher, completed our Site Director in Training Program and most recently was the Site Director at the Scholls Heights Club K program when it opened in the fall of 2017. Jaclyn transitioned into an administrative position in the Main Office during the summer of 2017 and is currently our Registrar. She brings knowledge of the day to day programming to families and is able to quickly and efficiently answer their questions throughout the registration process.
Jaclyn attended Oregon State University, where she studied early childhood education and rode on one of the equestrian teams. Outside of Club K she coaches a high school equestrian team and is a 4-H leader for Washington county. She also rides on a rodeo drill team.
Human Resources Manager
John comes to Club K with over 18 years experience in the human resources industry, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his position. Many of those years were spent working for Fortune 500 organizations in corporate relocation, training, staffing and human resources management. As Human Resources Manager for Club K, John is responsible for overseeing staffing and employee relations.
John obtained his bachelor's degree in Business from Mesa State College and his master's degree in business from University of Phoenix. He also received his Human Resources Management certificate from California State University, Sacramento.
In his spare time, John enjoys discovering new neighborhoods and eateries around downtown Portland. He also loves doing DIY projects around the house, spending time with friends & family, or taking his dog out for a walk in the beautiful Oregon weather.
Billing and Registration Supervisor
Jane is our Billing and Registration Supervisor. Jane comes to Club K with an extensive background in the Finance industry specializing in Customer Service and Account Management. After graduating from St. John’s University in New York with a Bachelors in Accounting, she held various positions with several different banks and a finance company. In her new position, Jane will be responsible for managing the registration and billing processes and is tasked with ensuring Club K is providing excellent customer service and satisfaction.
Outside of Club K Jane enjoys spending time with her husband and five children and spoiling her grandson. She is an avid Yankees fan and enjoys traveling back to her roots in New York to spend time with family.