Gretchen Etheredge

Counseling Center Director

Gretchen is a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist-Supervisor.  She helped open the Highland Counseling Center as the director in 2016.  She provides professional supervision to interns at Highland and at the Marriage & Family Institute at ACU.  She also provides supervision to on site therapists working on their licensure.  As a practitioner, she has experience across a broad range of life struggles and transitions.  She is passionate about helping people navigate different seasons of life in relationship to self, one another and to God.

Gretchen is married to Jim, Highland’s facilities manager.  They have two adult children, Madelyn and Ethan.  You can often find Gretchen perfectly happy being a homebody, but she also truly appreciates culinary experiences and watching talented people share their gifts. She loves art, design, music and dancing.