Team Navigation


Our team is dedicated to connecting with youth where they are, creating safe spaces, and supporting youth in recognizing their strengths and developing skills to thrive. Our team is dedicated to driving collaboration to build on community assets to empower youth with a continuum of supports and opportunities.

Our Advancement Team

Cady Horobin-Wohlers

Advancement Manager
Cady has spent over 15 years working in the nonprofit sector. She works with grant and programmatic data to inform decisions, demonstrate impact, and tell st…

Felicia Alling

Evaluation & Monitoring Manager
Felicia supports the PRO team through the creation of evaluation tools, and the monitoring and analyzing of data for all of our varied programs. Felicia has …

Angie Medina

Director of Strategic Planning & Grants Management
Angie supports PRO and YFC’s work as a grant writer. She has led the team in writing award-winning proposals for federal, state, and local government sources…

Kassandra Ramirez

Program Coordinator
Kassandra works within school districts in the greater Sacramento in the after school programs. She teaches advocacy and life skills to students from 3rd gra…

Mariah Hickman

Program Manager
Mariah works with PRO Youth and Families LEAD team in outreach in the Sacramento area; By cultivating safe spaces for Youth to grow and develop necessary ski…

Nick Soliz

Board & Commissions Coordinator
Nick was introduced to civic duty when he joined Y@CC at age 12 and remained active through his teen years and young adulthood. Going full circle, Nick now f…

Sydney Spitzer

Program Manager
Sydney manages the Sacramento County Behavioral Health Youth Advisory Board; she promotes self-efficacy as she teaches members to advocate through policy rec…

Gabrielle Rivas

Program Coordinator
As a program coordinator I educate and inspire youth to make smart and healthy decisions so they can live the life they imagined for themselves!

Melissa Comstock

Program Manager
Melissa came to PRO with the intention to go hands on with the opportunity to work with youth and being that person that she didn’t have is what empowers her…

Ty Benigno

Program Coordinator
Ty is a program coordinator for the Thrive team. He teaches the curriculum Love notes with passion and excitement. His background as an afterschool teacher s…

Terry Jones

Associate Director of Programs
Terry helps the THRIVE team with scheduling and logistical tasks. She connects with partners to create a schedule that meets their needs. She works with coor…

Alysa Caamal

Chief Program Officer
Alysa’s aim is to pursue and build positive and healthy relationships with community partners and agencies. Alysa is passionate about empowering youth to sha…

Emiliano Rosas

Community Engagement Coordinator
Emiliano is a West Sacramento native. He supports YFC partners with grant requirements and ensures partner success throughout every project cohort. Emiliano …

Rachel Minnick

Chief Collaboration Officer
Partnership and collaboration can be complicated, but Rachel spends each day helping to create solutions so that funders, community organizations, and govern…

Christina Johnson

Operations Manager

Regan Overholt

Chief Training Officer
Regan oversees the internal workings of the agencies (processes, procedures, systems, planning) to support the work and activities done by the programs and o…

Staci Anderson

President and Chief Executive Officer
Staci has worked in the nonprofit sector for the majority of her career and she works hard to make sure young people, our communities, and our staff are…

Phyllis Deats

Chief Financial Officer
Phyllis is the Chief Financial Officer in full charge of Assets, Liabilities, and Balance Sheet accounts. She has experience processing payroll, (including S…

Our Board Team

Lani Mateo

Board Member

Amina Zamani

Board Member

Kanoe Allen

Board Vice Chair & Treasurer

Debbie Merizon

Board Chair

Leslie Mcfadden

Board Secretary