Mr. Gavlik has over 20 years of experience in youth athletics leadership and education.
Prior to accepting the Athletic Director role at Chartiers Valley, Mr. Gavlik served as Director of Athletics for Pittsburgh Public Schools where he oversaw operations of athletic programs in all of the district's elementary, middle and high schools.
He has served on the PIAA Board of Directors and was recognized as the Athletic Director of the Year by the PA State Athletic Directors Association.
Mr. Gavlik holds a Master's Degree in Education from the Indiana University of PA and earned a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from Slippery Rock University.
As a former teacher and coach, Mr. Gavlik's focus is to enable student athletes to reach full their potential.