Our Founder

Gretchen Kornutik

Gretchen Kornutik attended Quinnipiac College and University of Massachusetts, Boston. Following graduation, she moved to Atlanta to work for Ted Turner where she also met her husband and together they developed an interest in the investment property industry. Shortly after the birth of their twins in 2003, they moved to their current hometown of Jacksonville, FL. Working as a top producer for Fred Miller Group Realty specializing in single family homes and Historic  areas, Gretchen met the partners, Chris and Carter Funk who would soon become SunCoast Property  Management founders.

During her tenure at SunCoast Property Management she held the positions of Sales Team Manager, and Acquisitions Director. From there, she along with Chris created Southern Impression Homes as Director of New Construction.
Starting in 2015 Gretchen took on yet another exciting venture as Director of Short Term Rentals for SunCoast Property Management’s exciting new division, SunCoast Beach Vacations. She spent two years developing a dynamic pricing strategy with concierge services to offer a hassle free system for both Owners and Guests.