Meet the DIBA Board of Directors
Franchise owner Chuck Lattif brings a vast amount of expertise and a long tradition of building to the greater Charleston area through Coastal Premier Homes, LLC, an independently owned and operated franchise of Arthur Rutenberg Homes. Chuck has been in the home building industry for 40 years and building custom homes for over 20 years. Chuck has worked for both large home building companies, and with his own company in the suburbs of Philadelphia and in Delaware. For his home building expertise and community service, Chuck has been recognized numerous times by his industry peers and local governments. Among many awards he has received, is the Best Custom Home under 6,000 square feet by the Main Line Builder’s Association in Pennsylvania. He has served as Chairman of the Historical Architectural Review Board in Lower Merion Township, PA and as President of the Chester and Delaware Counties Home Builder Association in Pennsylvania. Chuck also has the distinction of building Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s home in Greenville Delaware. Chuck is 2017 President of the Board of Directors of the Daniel Island Business Association. Coastal Premier Homes is a preferred builder in Daniel Island and also builds on customer owned property and in fine communities throughout the greater Charleston area.
Deanna Bologna and her husband Joe are owners of the neighborhood lifestyle magazine, Daniel Island Life. Developed in 2012, Daniel Island Life’s community-centered content is written by residents, profiling the people and businesses of the island with the mission of strengthening those relationships. Deanna is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State with a Bachelor of Science degree in Family Studies. Deanna, Joe and their three teenage children enjoy the coastal life; boating, paddle-boarding and surfing. Deanna also teaches holistic fitness on the beach three mornings a week. She with the help of members of the community, created the DIBA Block Party program in 2014. The monthly networking events are open to all residents, DIBA members and their guests. The Block Parties, like Daniel Island Life Magazine, allow island consumers to more personally connect with local business owners who care about Daniel Island.
Kim Fulp is the owner of The Fulp Company, a Tax Consulting firm located on Daniel Island which she established in 2003. She has been a Daniel Island resident since 2001 and has been active in the community. Mrs. Fulp graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Clemson University. She has almost 20 years experience as a tax consultant. Mrs. Fulp has served on the Daniel Island Business Association Board since 2008 and currently serves as its Treasurer.
Pete Harper has lived and worked on Daniel Island since 2002 and has been a DIBA member since 2010. He was an integral part of the development of Downtown Daniel Island and its surrounding retail and office space. Pete works for Lee & Associates, a national commercial real estate company, as a Principal for the firm and specializes in office leasing and sales around the Charleston MSA. After graduating from the University of Vermont with a Civil Engineering degree, he worked in general contracting in Boston, MA on the “Big Dig” and then moved to Nashville,TN in 1992 to pursue an MBA degree from Vanderbilt University with an emphasis on real estate finance. Pete made a five year stop in Atlanta, GA to work for a large shopping center developer before moving to Daniel Island in 2003. Pete, his wife, Lee, and their two children, Will and Catlin, all enjoy Charleston in many ways and hope to continue to serve the community as Daniel Island continues to grow.
Kim Blank can hardly believe that it has already been 5 years ago that she and her husband, Josh, moved to Daniel Island for Josh’s job with Boeing. Kim, a graduate of Bentley University, grew up in the Boston area and moved to Seattle a few years after college where she met Josh, a native of Pittsburgh. After approximately 15 years in Seattle and a 2 year stint living in Italy, the couple was excited to get back to the East Coast to raise their kids closer to extended family AND the beach! Kim, is a realtor for Island Park Properties here in Daniel Island and has also started her own virtual skincare franchise with Rodan & Fields-currently the #1 premium skincare brand in N. America. Kim has quickly risen to the top 2% of the company and loves the freedom of working her biz completely around her active kids: Evan (7), Siena (5) and Jonah (2) while enjoying all the amenities that life on Daniel Island provides. You can often see her jogging with her kids, visiting all of the neighborhood playgrounds, swimming at Pierce pool and socializing around the island. She has loved making new friends and connections at the DIBA Block Parties and joined the DIBA board as Membership Director where she looks forward to meeting more people who share her passion and commitment to the Daniel Island community.
Social Media Director
Terra Futch is a Daniel Island attorney and owner of Terra Futch Real Estate Law LLC where she handles both residential and commercial real estate closings, corporate transactions and estate planning. She works with homebuyers, sellers, homebuilders, realtors, lenders, business owners and consumers on all types of real estate matters. Working without a paralegal, she provides personal service and caters to her clients’ needs and schedules and makes herself available on evenings and weekends for phone calls, emails, or closings. When she is not working, Terra stays busy keeping up with her two children, Catherine and Ellis, and her husband, Kevin. This is Terra’s third year serving as a DIBA Board member.