Gahagan, Black and Associates opens new office in Clyde

Jul 17, 2014
Photo by: Donated The Haywood Chamber of Commerce welcomes Gahagan, Black, and Associates to its new office in Clyde.

The Haywood County Chamber of Commerce welcomed recently welcomed Gahagan, Black and Associates, PLLC with a ribbon cutting at its new office in Clyde. Chamber President CeCe Hipps, Clyde Mayor Jerry Walker, Mayor Pro Tem Carroll Mease, several alderman and County Commissioner Michael Sorrells, along with friends, family, clients, and chamber ambassadors were on hand for the ribbon cutting and to welcome the business.

Sheila Gahagan and Robin Black have been certified public accountants for over 15 years. They both began their accounting careers in public accounting and after brief positions in private industry, they opened Gahagan, Black & Associates, PLLC in 2009.

Originally located in downtown Waynesville, they recently relocated to Main Street, in Clyde. They felt the location was more centrally located in the county and the significant traffic count on Carolina Blvd. made the decision to move even more appealing.

Gahagan, Black and Associates offer personal and business tax services as well as some limited payroll and other business services. The firm’s specialty is government, HUD and nonprofit audits. The company currently performs audits for the towns of Clyde and Canton, Maggie Valley ABC, Maggie Valley Sanitary District, Maggie Valley Fire and Rescue, Haywood Habitat for Humanity, Haywood Community College Foundation, Haywood County Chamber of Commerce and Four Square Community Action Agency.

Gahagan is a resident of Clyde and Black is a resident of Canton. Both are homegrown Haywood County women that decided early in their careers that this is where they wanted to live, work and raise a family.

Gahagan, Black and Associates, PLLC, is located at 143 Main St, Clyde. Call 627-1040 or visit for information.