Terry Boldt, Chairman of the Board
Russ Yarrow, Vice Chair
Judy Cuppernull, Secretary
Bernie Derlath, Treasurer
Bernie joined the board of First Tee Coastal Carolinas as its Treasurer at the beginning of 2021 after a career in finance at various international entertainment organizations including Discovery where he served as SVP Finance & Controller for a cable programming division that included HGTV, Food Network and the Travel Channel. Bernie's career also included a role as the Corporate Controller at the international headquarters of Habitat for Humanity.
Bernie currently lives in Leland where he and his wife Nancy enjoy their retirement playing golf, tennis, pickleball and traveling. Bernie also has enjoyed giving back by sharing his financial work experience on the boards for several local area non profit organizations. Bernie has three adult children, two of whom live in Charlotte and one in Denver Colorado.
Carol S. Petrea is a retired from the Navy as a Commander. Her and her husband, Howard A. Petrea, Jr., US Navy (Retired) are the founders of the Carol S. Youth Golf Foundation, established in November 2005. Following the establishment of the non-profit, The Petrea’s then worked and became The First Tee of Brunswick County in Shallotte, North Carolina, November 2005. Both Carol and Howard served many roles on the board and on the golf course of Cinghiale Creek for 10 years. Carol was the Board Chair of the First Tee of Brunswick County 2011 -2013. She graduated from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan with a B A in Communications Arts. She is a Rotarian since 2006 to present and Paul Harris Fellow. Her favorite Core Value is Respect and she loves to give back and help whenever and wherever she can.
Lindell Bradley, Board Emeritus