John M. Frantz, Jr.,
CCIM, Chairman of the Board
A 1961 graduate of Harvard College, John currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Sutton Real Estate Company. John has been a key part of the Sutton family since 1973. He was named President of Sutton in 1980, and Chairman in 1999. A licensed New York State real estate broker, John has received the designation of CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) offered by the Commercial Investment Real Estate institute of the National Association of Realtors. Before joining Sutton, he was Vice President of the Metropolitan Development Association of Syracuse and Onondaga County. In that capacity, he also served as General Manager of the Central New York Office of the New York State Urban Development Corporation and Executive Director of the University Hill Corporation.