Our Staff

YCCA Staff

The dedicated and experienced teachers at Young Children’s Center for the Arts are looking forward to attaining their 2nd star through the keystone Star Program. www.paykeys.orgSeveral of our dedicated, devoted and loving staff members have worked together for as many years as we have been in existence! At the present time, Young Children’s Center For The Arts employs a staff of nineteen part-time and full-time childcare professionals. Each of our teachers and assistant teachers meets the requirements the division of daycare licensing in Pennsylvania.


Employment/Internship Opportunities

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Board of Directors (EFFECTIVE 1/1/15)

YCCA must have at least one of these professionals on our board:

  • Educator
  • Lawyer
  • Health professional
  • Staff member
  • Therapist
  • Nonprofit business professional

YCCA’s governing board members must have a vested interested in Young Children’s Center for the Arts, and or the neighborhood, community as well as creative arts therapy.  All board members are provided with civil rights compliance literature and pledge their commitment to abide by them.  They must also all:

  • Share a sense of our mission
  • Care deeply about the organization
  • Possess business or organizational competency
  • Understand their roles on the board
  • Willing to dedicate time to the organization
  • Be strategic thinkers
  • Have integrity


Name Position Term
Alexis Birnbaum Chairman 3 years

Troy Bauer Molly Birnbaum Alexis Birnbaum
 Billie Bauer Susan Peterlin Janet Spann
Anna Birnbaum Bob Pfeilsticker Amanda Levy

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The mission of Young Children’s Center For The Arts  is to educate and enrich the lives of infants, toddlers and preschoolers through the creative arts. It is our goal to provide young children of all backgrounds with experiences in Art, Music, and Drama for educational, social and emotional development.

We are committed to providing youngsters with these opportunities at our center in Philadelphia,  as well as through our outreach programs in South Jersey.

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YCCA is an equal opportunity employer and provider.