Our Profile

Team Philosophy

The GCE Group is a private wealth advisory and investment team with the experience to meet the complex needs of those individuals and families that have achieved substantial wealth and success.  Collectively, we have over 76 years of wealth advisory, investment and industry experience. 

The GCE Group is highly experienced in developing complex investment strategies such as: defining your legacy, philanthropic planning, managing family businesses, concentrated stock strategies, tax efficiency planning and uncovering and developing customized solutions for each client’s unique situation.  Our highest priority is your financial well-being and preservation of your assets to help you live life according to your terms.

We are constantly reviewing the short-term and long-term effects of your investment strategies and family/business dynamics.  Proactively monitoring and contemplating your financial future and what you want to accomplish while making you aware of any disruptions or gaps that could cause financial harm to you or your family’s success.

Each recommendation is tailored to provide the highest level of success in reaching your desired goals.  We prefer to work side-by-side with your existing accountants, attorneys and professional advisors to ensure you are receiving the full benefit of advisory management and to remove unnecessary stress.

The GCE Group prepares each client for life’s transitions with integrity, trust and confidence.  Our commitment to excellence and client peace of mind reflects in our consistent level of success.  When our clients are successful, we are successful. 

Rebecca Gadus, AWMA®

Senior Vice President

Rebecca is Senior Vice President and a founding partner of The GCE Group, a highly recognized private wealth advisory team based in Fort Worth, Texas.

Rebecca began honing her financial industry core principles and skills in 1992.   She has developed a tenacious focus on serving clients through customized estate and financial planning, disciplined investment strategies and proactive personal service. This especially served her clients well during 2008 and 2009 while the U.S. economy and markets were in deep distress.  She was named one of the top Wealth Advisors in North Texas for 2008 and 2009.  Rebecca was nominated and selected as a result of a survey of high net worth clients across the North Texas area.

Rebecca communicates with clients on a deeper level, serves her clients’ best interests, and relentlessly pursues excellence across every part of the advisor client relationship.  As a result, Rebecca’s clients have peace of mind knowing they are well equipped to achieve what matters to them most with the help of a highly talented and successful partner and team.

Getting to know Rebecca

Favorite Food:  Wine

Favorite Quote:  “When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long, so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.” - Helen Keller

Best Piece of Financial Advice:  Never fall in love with a stock!

Favorite Holiday:  Christmas

If Rebecca could meet anyone, past or present, it would be:  Jesus

What Motivates Rebecca:  Every day is an opportunity to make a positive difference.

Favorite Book:  Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

Tyson Eubanks, CFP®, CRPC®

Vice President

Tyson Eubanks is a Vice President and Partner of The GCE Group, a highly recognized private wealth advisory team based in Fort Worth, Texas.

Tyson started his career in 2006 as an Investment Associate, just as the markets entered “The Great Recession”. This was invaluable in learning how to prepare clients retirement planning strategies for that type of volatility. Tyson was recognized as one of the Rising Star’s for Texas & Oklahoma in 2009 by his former firm UBS Financial Services Inc. & was also recognized by the Star-Telegram's, Indulge Magazine, as the "2016 Financial Planner of the Year". In 2018, Tyson was recognized by Forbes as America's Top Next-Gen Wealth Advisors. Mr. Eubanks holds a bachelor degree in Business Management from University of Texas at Arlington, he is also a "Certified Financial Planner", CFP® as well as a “Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor”, CRPC.

He is married to Lacie Eubanks of Arlington, TX and they have recently welcomed their 2nd baby boy, Van, to the family. His brother Beau seems to be really enjoying his new best friend. Currently Tyson & Lacie also have two Boxer’s: Dexter & Laila.

Getting to know Tyson

Favorite Food: Good ole BBQ

Favorite Quote: “Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration” - Thomas Edison

Best Piece of Financial Advice: “You will never go broke by taking a profit.”

Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving

If Tyson could meet anyone, past or present, it would be: John Pierpont Morgan

What Motivates Tyson: The passion to provide for his family.

Favorite (most influential) Book: Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

Jeffrey Carroll

Vice President

Jeff is a Vice President and a founding partner of The GCE Group, a highly recognized private wealth advisory team based in Fort Worth, Texas.

Jeff is driven by a genuine passion for creating great outcomes in clients’ lives and a deep desire to help them achieve the things they want for themselves and the people and causes they care about. Jeff holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of North Texas and began his career at Merrill Lynch in 1992.

Jeff resides in North Richland Hills with his wife Kim. He has two children, and enjoys spending time with his family, riding their Spyder, learning to shoot and working out.

Getting to know Jeff

Favorite Food: Mexican or most foods when on a diet.

Favorite Quote: “Every day is lost in which we do not learn something useful. Man has no nobler or more valuable possession than time.” - Thomas Jefferson

Best Piece of Financial Advice:  “Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful.” - Warren Buffet

Favorite Holiday: What else, Christmas!

If Jeff could meet anyone, past or present, it would be: Thomas Jefferson

What Motivates Jeff: Helping clients achieve the things they want for themselves

Favorite Book: The Stand by Stephen King

Catherine McGrath

Client Specialist

Catherine joined Baird in 2019 with 4 years of industry experience. Before joining Baird, she was a Registered Client Service Associate at UBS Financial Services and Wells Fargo Advisors. She has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Tarleton State University. In addition, she holds Series 66, Series 7, life insurance, and health insurance licenses.

Catherine assists the team with communications, marketing, and customer service. She most enjoys building relationships and supporting the team’s clients. She understands the importance of individualized wealth management and provides the expertise for the team’s internal procedures involving managed accounts, transfers and account maintenance. “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” This is an African Proverb that Catherine believes in and carries out in her daily activities.

Catherine resides in Fort Worth, TX with her crazy great dane Murphy. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.

Favorite Food: All things carbs

Best Piece of Financial Advice:  Never spend your money before you have it. --Thomas Jefferson

Favorite Holiday: New Year's

If Catherine could meet anyone, past or present, it would be: Princess Diana

What Motivates Catherine: Helping others

Favorite Book: Freakonomics by Stephen Dubner & Steven Levitt