Who We Are
Garvin County Community Living Center, Inc. is a non-profit corporation committed to serving people with developmental disabilities. GCCLC, Inc. was established in 1982 to provide community-based residential and vocational training services for individuals with developmental disabilities. Our mission is to create an environment of support that will foster and encourage individual independence and self-worth. Our subsidiaries for vocational training are Valley Gifts & Awards, Valley Laser, Valley Market and the Recycling Center.
Cathy Cash has led GCCLC, Inc. since its inception in 1982. She has grown the organization from a very small entity to the large corporation it is today.
In 2011, Garvin County Community Living Center, Inc. was named the Pauls Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Corporate Leader of the Year for the work done throughout the community by the residents and vocational trainees. These individuals -- despite their disabilities -- work very hard to make Pauls Valley a better place to live.
Cathy Cash, CEO
Cathy, an expert in caring for people with developmental disabilities, is the CEO for the Garvin County Community Living Center. She has worked for GCCLC since its inception in 1982. She has led the agency to extreme growth and has earned the respect of the community. Cathy graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1975 with a bachelor's of science in special education. Before taking the job at GCCLC, Cathy taught special education for five years and worked with students ages three through high school. EMAIL
Chip Pearson, Program Director
Chip is the Program Director and has been a part of agency since June 1985. He oversees all habilitation services and each vocational program area. He has been instrumental in the development of each commercial venture the agency currently operates. EMAIL
Betty Zellner, Administrative Assistant
Betty is a long-time member of the GCCLC team. She has been with the agency for more than two decades. And she still looks forward to coming to work each day. There's another reason for that besides it being her workplace. The mission of GCCLC is near and dear to her heart since her younger sister was developmentally disabled. EMAIL
Bev Henderson, Finance Manager
Bev has been with GCCLC for over 12 years beginning as the Manager of Valley Laser and transitioning over to work in the Administrative offices as the finance manager. EMAIL
Cynthia Mitchell, Graphic Design Artist
Cynthia has been a graphic design artist for GCCLC and for Valley Gifts & Awards since 2018. 405.238.7500 | email
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