Executive Director

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Paul Gojkovich

Prior to joining GCHR in August of 2019, Paul spent 11 years at Manhattan Christian Academy (MCA), an Inwood/Washington Heights independent school with a 43-year mission of serving children from financially disadvantaged families.   Paul served as Vice President to head advancement including external relations, marketing, funding and admissions.  In 2016, following the resignation of the Principal, Paul stepped in to run the business side of the school as Executive Director.

Paul had 35 years of financial services experience including twelve years at Merrill Lynch as a global institutional sales manager and institutional bond salesman and as a shareholder/manager in two private companies.

One of his passions is to facilitate and support integration of Biblical virtues and business practices, especially on Wall Street.  He pursues this as a consultant to the Board and President of The Grace & Mercy Foundation in New York City.  For seven years, Paul served as an advisor and mentor at New York’s Redeemer Presbyterian Church’s Center for Faith & Work Financial Services Ministry.

Paul and his wife of 42 years, Mary, are members of Stanwich Congregational Church and live in Westport.  They have three grown children living in New York, London and San Francisco and two grandchildren.

Therapists, Trainers and Staff

Liz Decker
Liz DeckerTherapist, LMFT
Liz Decker is well-known across Fairfield County for her work supporting families, individuals, and couples who are navigating life’s many transitions. Through her work at a community-based agency, she worked with diverse populations, including adults, families, and adolescents. READ MORE
Dr. Mitchell Dickey
Prior to joining the Center, Mitchell owned an executive coaching and management consulting business in New York, and has been a professor and researcher at some of the nation’s top universities and programs. He has won national research awards in emotional intelligence and the processes that underlie effective therapy. He invests his own money in businesses that have significant upside potential in digital marketing, value-based healthcare, and emerging technologies that solve niche problems. READ MORE
George Faller
George Faller is a world leader in helping people reconnect and in building strong relationships. The experience George brings to the Center is vast, as he works as a marriage therapist to scores of Wall Street executives, serves as a marriage consultant and conference leader to the US Military, NYPD, and NYFD, and trains therapists from around the globe. READ MORE
Susan Gestal
Susan is a leading professional in children’s behavioral assessment and counseling services, as well as parental consultation and counseling. Her children’s behavioral diagnostic and assessment services offer invaluable professional support to families, particularly in situations involving schooling, parenting, divorce or behavioral needs. In this work, Susan collaborates with parents, schools and pediatricians to assure optimal development for the children and adolescents. READ MORE
Stephen Gilbert
Stephen Gilbert is a leading professional in strengthening marriages and families, developing teens, guiding men, and leading individuals out of addiction. A gifted communicator, Steve has taught and conducted seminars for organizations and churches on topics such as personal transformation, parenting, anger management, and healthy marriages. He has led a countywide support group for pastors and currently co-leads men’s retreats. READ MORE
Ginny Gray
Ginny Gray is a leading professional in guiding children, teens and families, especially those challenged by the presence of an addiction and divorce. Ginny’s understanding and commitment to working with families coping with substance abuse is derived from personal experience. READ MORE
Julie Hall

Julie Hall holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from New York University, a Masters in Business Administration from Rutgers University and a Masters of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seattle Pacific University. Prior to pursuing her career in therapy, she enjoyed over 10 years working in fast paced technology sectors including non profit, government, start up and established consumer facing companies. READ MORE

Nancy Sadock
Nancy SadockTherapist, MS, LMFT, AAMFT
Nancy Sadock is a leading professional in strengthening marriages, equipping parents, and managing life transitions. Additionally, she has extensive experience working with substance abuse and mood disorders, including anxiety and depression. READ MORE
Jill Woolworth
Jill Woolworth is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist whose passion is to come alongside struggling men and women, strengthen marriages, and resolve parenting challenges. She also helps individuals and families find strength and hope in dealing with codependency and addiction. READ MORE
Cari Nizolek
Cari Nizolek comes to the Center after many years working as a Surgical Coordinator for a private medical practice. Prior to that, she spent time in the non-profit sector working with a humanitarian relief organization, where she traveled to some of the world’s poorest countries delivering much needed aid. Having been born and raised in the local area, Cari graduated from Gettysburg College (Gettysburg, PA) with a double major in Business Administration and Sociology. She later went on to obtain her MBA in Finance from Fairfield University (Fairfield, CT). Cari is a member of the International Association of Trauma Professionals and is trained in trauma treatment.

Cari’s direct phone: (203) 340-9816

Mary Beth Gilbert
Mary Beth GilbertMarketing & Development
Mary Beth has a diverse background working in both the profit and non-profit/ministry sectors. She began her career in the financial services industry where she grew to become Vice President overseeing a sales desk of 30 employees for a wholesale annuity firm. She was based in their Greenwich, CT office and enjoyed a 3 year stint opening up their West coast office in Santa Barbara, CA. Mary Beth left corporate America in 1997 to assist former Stanwich/Trinity Pastor, Rev. Ian Cron with the planting of Trinity Church, Greenwich where she worked as the Director of Community Life until 2000. READ MORE