GCT Technology & Accounting

Ethos

As Xero Gold partners, we believe that accounting software should make your life easier and that no one should have to migrate their books to the cloud alone. Our service packages range from a simple start-up and monthly review to full-service outsourced accounting. Our sweet spot is transforming cumbersome, manual processes into seamless automation within an accounting technology ecosystem.

GCT Technology & Accounting

Roots

GCT grew out of GunnChamberlain, P.L., a Florida-based CPA and financial advisory firm founded in 1978. The GunnChamberlain legacy of client service runs in our blood, which means our clients can count on quality work completed with pride and a dedicated advisor to answer any questions. As close partners, our two companies are able to offer a full range of financial, accounting, advisory, and tax services that scale to meet the needs of your business.

GCT Technology & Accounting

Team

Kristi Morrow

Director of GCT Technology & Accounting

As an accounting-tech industry leader, Kristi is devoted to offering clients the latest and greatest in cloud-based accounting technology, while also helping them save time and reduce risk by automating back-office processes. She sees virtual accounting services as the clear future of the accounting industry; she also understands that migrating your business to the cloud can feel unattainable for many business owners who are trying to manage their books on their own. Kristi’s 20-year background in accounting and bookkeeping has given her the inside perspective needed to help clients transition to and thrive on the cloud.

When she’s not in the cloud, you can find Kristi crafting, gardening, and tackling DIY projects at home.

Crystal McCarthy

Cloud Accounting Team Lead

Crystal has found her niche in public accounting by streamlining business processes and helping clients with their day-to-day accounting needs.  Being a cloud accounting leader, Crystal has a wealth of knowledge in monthly financials, automated accounting software, and providing client support.

Crystal is a native of the Lowcountry in South Carolina. She currently resides in Jacksonville, FL, but if you can’t find her, search your nearest airport. Crystal loves to travel, and exploring new destinations is her passion.

Kaneka Jackson

Senior Cloud Accounting Advisor

Kaneka has worked in both corporate accounting and for CPA firms, and her passion lies in helping business clients improve their processes. As your cloud accounting advisor, Kaneka will make sure you have accurate accounting data that you can understand and use to make business decisions.

Kaneka’s an Ohio native who spent 6 years serving in the U.S. Navy before launching her accounting career. She’s an avid swimmer, reader, and napper.

Mariana Acevedo

Senior Cloud Accounting Advisor & Implementation Specialist

Mariana has been a bookkeeper and staff accountant, and she originally joined Chamberlain & Associates before the firm merged into GunnChamberlain P.L. She thrives on helping clients keep their finances in order.

Mariana is originally from Brazil and is fluent in 3 languages. When she’s not in the office, look for her on the beach.

Carolyn Rawls

Senior Cloud Accounting Advisor

Carolyn’s accounting background includes bookkeeping, preparing tax returns, and accounts payable. She’s here to answer clients’ questions about their books, connected apps, and accounting data.

A native of Mount Vernon, GA, Carolyn enjoys being able to travel back to her small town to visit her family while also experiencing city living in Jacksonville.

Melissa Deen

Senior Cloud Accounting Advisor

Melissa assists clients with accurate month-end accounting and professional customer service. She has been in the accounting field for over 30 years, working in both public and private accounting sectors. She is a graduate of the College of Coastal Georgia and lives in St. Mary’s, GA. Outside of work, Melissa spends her time with her two adult sons and enjoys listening to live music.

Andy Jensen

Cloud Accounting Advisor

Andy has over a decade of experience in small businesses accounting, most recently as a financial controller with a telecom company. He’s a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago and is also a Notary Public.

Andy and his family live outside of Raleigh, NC, where they appreciate being equally close to the beach and mountains. He’s an avid cycler and is working toward his black belt in taekwondo.

Theresa Mahecha

Cloud Accounting Advisor

Theresa has 20 years of accounting experience across a range of industries, including bookkeeping, tax return preparation, quarterly payroll filings, and year-end income statements. She’s passionate about helping businesses stay organized for tax time.

With 4 sons, Theresa is living the boy-mom life. She and her family live outside of Houston, TX. Away from the office, you can find her cooking, singing, and sneaking in the occasional moment with her husband away from the kids.