Gary Cochran has been the Singles Minister at Prestoncrest since 2006. He sees wonderful opportunities and possibilities for the group, both individually and as a complete group. Gary has devoted his life to minister to others and firmly believes in the power of ONE LIFE that is fully committed to follow the ONE LIFE that revolutionized the world 2,000 years ago. He deeply believes that he’s found a home amongst the Prestoncrest Singles that are committed to Jesus Christ and living a life devoted to Him.
Before joining Prestoncrest, Gary served the A&M Church of Christ in College Station, Texas, for 17 years. He also served Mayfair Church of Christ in Oklahoma City as youth and family minister for two years. Gary has earned two masters degrees, in Biblical studies and clinical psychology. He also is a Licensed Professional Counselor and provides counseling in various areas for singles, the church and community, drawing from his experience with adolescents, families, college students, singles, single-parent families, abused, and disadvantaged children/youth in churches, schools and troubled environments.