Meet the Team Leading the Way to Life Long Fulfillment
All of us — our employees, our partners, the people we serve and the families we support — are absolutely committed to seeing goals achieved, potential exceeded and lives fulfilled.
Together, we design and provide the programs and services that improve the lives of individuals, young and old, across the communities we serve.
Edward J. Yongo
Chief Executive Officer
In 2016, Edward added PathWays’ CEO to his already-impressive resume — BA & MA (with honors) in Economics and International Relations from Scotland’s University of Aberdeen, EMBA from Katz Business School at the University of Pittsburgh, International Investment Banker, Private Equity Professional, and Management Consultant in Europe, Australia, and Southern Africa. Today, in addition to his CEO duties, he oversees an additional three business units of the PathWays family of companies: Rainbows End Early learning Center, Your Child’s Place, and PathWays Foundation. He also sits on the Boards of Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens, and PACE. Edward also serves as an Adjutant Professor at two colleges, teaching Corporate Finance fundamentals, and Social Innovation.
Executive Vice President of Technology
Aaron joined PathWays in October 1994 after establishing his career at his alma mater (Robert Morris University), and the Observer Publishing Company. He holds a BS in Information Technology and Professional Communications, and has served on two non-profit boards.
Executive Vice President of Human Resources
With a BS in Human Resources Management from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an MA in Industrial and Labor Relations, Kathleen was chosen as a member of Lockheed Martin’s Leadership Development Program. There, she worked in multiple roles, including Compensation Analyst, HR Business Partner and Labor Relations Representative, and later joined the company’s Intelligence Division. After Lockheed, Kathleen served as an HR Generalist for Hope Community Resources in Anchorage, AK, HR Supervisor for Graphic Packaging International in Monroe LA, and Director of HR for Washington County. She joined the PathWays team as EVP of Human Resources in February of 2018.
Executive Vice President of Operations
Kimberly joined PathWays in 1993 as our Director of the Adult Training Facility, and also served as Program Operations Director before assuming the post of EVP of Operations. She earned her BA (summa cum laude) and MA in Special Education from Slippery Rock University. She joined Allegheny Valley School in 1989 as a Day Program Instructor, and later rose to House Manager. Prior to coming to PathWays, she accepted roles as Day Program Supervisor at Passavant Memorial Homes and Mental Health Intensive Case Manager at Centerville Clinics. Kimberly also served on the board of the Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF).
Executive Vice President of Finance
Stacey brings the expertise of more than 25 years in the not-for-profit world to the position of PathWays EVP of Finance. She holds a BS in Accounting from Wheeling Jesuit College, where she graduated summa cum laude. In addition, she is a Certified Public Accountant. Prior to joining PathWays in 1998, Stacey served as the Director of Finance for a home health agency.