IRVINE, California, July 14, 2017McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, as well as one of Forbes’ Best Executive Recruiting Firms, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Gil Garcia as Vice President, Finance with South Coast Community Services (SCCS), a non-profit organization that provides therapy and counseling services to at-risk children, youth, and families.

This executive recruiting engagement was conducted by The fit Practice at McDermott & Bull, which includes Jason Pinegar, Associate Principal Consultant; Jeff Black, Partner; Trey Mullen, Associate Consultant; and Kelly Nguyen, Executive Search Associate.  According to Pinegar, “SCCS does an incredible amount of good for thousands of children and their families.  We are certain that Gil will prove to be a tremendous financial leader in helping the organization continue forward on its impressive growth trajectory, with an added ability to affect meaningful change in the communities they serve.”

Over the course of his career, Garcia has led a variety of organizations in improving policies and procedures, reporting accuracy and utility, and systems.  His most recent experience in a non-profit health services environment, combined with his long-time work as CFO for larger high growth companies, brings great value.  Prior to joining SCCS, Garcia served as Chief Financial Officer of LK Health, Cingular Staffing, and EC Hispanic Media.

Garcia received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Loyola Marymount University.

About South Coast Community Services

South Coast Community Services (SCCS) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Mission Viejo, CA and provides therapy and counseling services to at-risk children, youth, and families. SCCS was founded in 1984, employs a staff of 360, and has 18 locations throughout Orange and San Bernardino Counties, with $35M in annual operating budget.

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