Our Team

Diana Johnson


Diana Johnson is the owner and founder of Realty ONE Group Coastal.

Diana spent 13 years with Carolina One Real Estate. During that time, she ranked among the best of the best in many categories including Top Producer every year 2006 – 2017, holding the title of Realtor of Distinction, and was ranked in the top 1% in the industry for the entire tri-county area.

In 2017 Diana made an exciting professional leap by purchasing the first Realty ONE Group franchise in South Carolina.  Now known as Realty ONE Group Coastal, with over 120 agents and offices in Summerville and Mt. Pleasant.

Diana knows that life is more than just having a successful career, which is why Diana also serves her community in many ways.  She is a Guardian Ad Litem, working with social services to protect children through family court in the Lowcountry.  This gives Diana the opportunity to be a voice for children.  She also works with several other local charities including the SPCA.  Diana has always taught her three children Grace and twins Katie Beth and Chipper to be good citizens and give back to their community.

lindsey blackburn

Lindsey Blackburn, RMP
Property Manager

Lindsey has been in the property management industry since 2009 and has worked extensively in the rental home and association management sectors. She holds an RMP, Residential Management Professional designation from the National Association of Residential Property Managers and has held positions on national committees and is a past president of the Charleston Chapter as well as the current President-Elect (President for 2021). She is also a proud Realtor with the National Association of Realtors and member of our local Charleston Trident Association of Realtors.

Diana hired Lindsey in August of 2018 to start the property management division of Realty One Group Coastal, now known as ROG Coastal Property Management. Together Diana and Lindsey are determined to provide owners with a client-focused property management solution in the tri-county area.

Lindsey’s knowledge of the industry as well as her attention to detail and work-ethic serves her clients well as their property manager and advocate for their investment property.


wendy waddell

Wendy Waddell
Property Manager


Wendy has been in the Real Estate industry since 1985. She has worked as a Sales Agent, 20 years as a Residential Real Estate Appraiser and a Property Manager. She has been in the Property Management sector since 2014 and has worked with Multi-Family and Single Family homes.

Wendy’s extensive knowledge of the Real Estate industry and strong work ethic provides her clients with excellent service.


salvador perez

Salvador Perez
Assistant Property Manager
Salvador Perez is from Chihuahua Mexico, 35 years old, married and has a 6-month-old baby boy. He likes watching any kind of sports, practicing football, flag football and basketball. He likes to be active all the time and always has a smile on his face.

Salvador has been a Spanish-English interpreter and has polished his people skills in many customer service positions.

He really enjoys property management because he can put his customer service skills to work and really enjoys when a new family can move into their new rental home and he helped make it happen!

Kristen Fletcher

Kristen Fletcher
Leasing Agent
Kristen is a licensed Charleston Realtor and leasing agent who works with home buyers/sellers and renters. Her enthusiasm for helping others and management experience helps her connect with clients and provide them with the best service possible. 

When she is not assisting her real estate clients, she enjoys spending time with family, volunteering, and attending sports/music/school activities with her husband, two daughters and son.