David Heilman of Franklin Funding Reverse Mortgages has been elected 2013 president of the Mortgage Lenders Association of Greater Charleston. Other officers are Michael Gobin of Wells Fargo, president-elect; Trasi King of First Reliance Bank, vice president; Vickie Wilkinson of Wells Fargo, treasurer; Renee Hodges of Carolina One Mortgage, secretary; and Carson Williams of The Bank of South Carolina, past president.

State Farm agent Tom McQueeney has opened a second office at 105 Wappoo Creek Drive, James Island.

Todd P. Garrett of Avison Young represented the landlord in leasing 1,500 square feet of office and warehouse space at 2652 Bonds Ave., North Charleston, to CentiMark Corp. Ashley Farrell of Carolina Commercial represented the tenant.

Ryan Welch of Lee & Associates represented the landlord in leasing 1,800 and 1,000 square feet of flex space at 4365 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, to Christy & Associates and Blue Streak Couriers, respectively.

Isabelle Martinez and Brent Case of Coldwell Banker Commercial Atlantic International Inc. represented the seller, Dr. Allan Martin, in the $155,000 sale of units 4-A and B-3 at 2050 Spaulding Drive, North Charleston, to King James LLC.

Robert Pratt of RE/MAX Pro Realty, represented Randolph C. Evans Rental LLC in the $525,000 sale of an 8,800-square-foot building at 7379 Peppermill Lane, North Charleston, to CPP Investment Properties LLC.

Miller-Valentine Group has been recognized in the health care category from the Associated Builders and Contractors for its work on the Dermatology and Laser Center of Charleston.

Elaine Fournier of Southern Real Estate Management has been named Certified Property Manager of the Year by the Institute of Real Estate Management.

R. Derek Poston, a partner in the Charleston office of Moore Beauston & Woodham LLP, has been named to the S.C. Association of Certified Public Accountants peer review committee

Eddie Buxton and Bill Edlund of Palmetto Commercial Properties Inc. brokered the lease for 16,800 square feet of warehouse space at 4271 Piggly Wiggly Drive, North Charleston, to Wulbern-Koval Co.

Carl Michael Harrison of The Beach Co. represented the landlord in leasing 41,784 square feet of retail space at 760 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant. A Southern Season Inc. Edwin Cooper with Holcombe Fair & Lane represented the tenant.

Vitre Ravenel Stephens of Retail & Investment Property Advisors represented the landlord in leasing 1,200 square feet of retail space at Belle Station, Mount Pleasant, to Lice Beware LLC.

Margaret Seidler of Seidler & Associates, LLC has been named a 2013 faculty member at the Institute for Organization Management at Villanova University.

Zach Bearden of Mashburn Construction has been appointed to the board of Lowcountry Housing Trust.

Bob Caldwell and Shep Benjamin of Caldwell Commercial and Ryan Welch of Lee & Associates leased 1,800 square feet of office and warehouse space at 4365 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, to Aero Service Corp.

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic has been named the recipient of the Under Secretary of Defense Workforce Development Gold Award.