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OYA Training Academy

About Us

The Oregon Youth Authority Training Academy is the training and development unit for the Oregon Youth Authority. We implement and track essential training for OYA staff and community partners. We provide not only in-house developed trainings but also collaborative training with vendors and partners. 

The training we facilitate is for new and veteran staff of all levels. We also provide on-going training on new and updated agency policies and rules.  
Our Vision: To be the preferred collaborative resource for agency employees and partners to develop the skills and attitudes needed to support youth in becoming productive members of the community.

How to Find Us

We are located at the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST):
4190 Aumsville Hwy SE
Salem, OR 97317

For directions and other important information for academy guests, see our Guest Welcome Letter.


Training for OYA staff and partners

Contact Us

Phone: 503-378-3787
Fax: 503-378-4813

Academy Director

Dallas Tully, 503-378-3794

Training and Development Specialists

Caleb Bronemann, 503-378-4091

Rhonda Cabalona, 503-378-2347

Chris Fought, 503-378-2233

George Gallegos, 503-378-2595

Christy Hess, 503-378-4821

Ed Thomas, 503-378-2231

Usay Vue, 503-378-3101

Office Support

Brandon Seiler, 503-378-3787

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