How I can help you

John only accepts clients that come to him through the Boots2Business program.

Graduate of University of Texas at Austin with a BBA in Accounting (1970) and an MPA in Taxation (1971).

Worked 8 years with Arthur Andersen in Denver, specializing in natural resource taxation and real estate.  Assisted clients in structuring business transactions, transfer of wealth and other similar matters.  I taught 2 years at the University of Denver masters program.

Joined a family owned real estate development company specializing in the development, construction and property management of apartments in Phoenix.  I became licensed as a general contractor and real estate broker.  I owned 3 small business corporations and managed more than 10,000 apartments in Phoenix and Dallas/FT Worth.  I sold the property management operations in 2006 but continued brokerage activity until moving to Austin in 2013.  From 2006 to 2013, consulted with wealthy families regarding their real estate holdings.  I have been involved in mentoring small business owners since 2010 and still do some business consulting.  Also active in managing a family owned ranch in Boerne, TX.

Currently volunteering through SCORE and working primarily in teaching Boots 2 Business at FT Hood and mentoring various SCORE clients.

Linda and I have been married 45+ years.  We have 3 children and 5 grandchildren.  Hobbies include hunting, fishing and bridge and taking care of grandchildren.

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Business Operations

Industry Experience
  • Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  • Manufacturing & Industrial


BBA in Accounting in 1970 and MPA (Taxation) in 1971 from University of Texas

John F Gurasich

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone