Dian Aversano - Owner, Founder
Dian Aversano, Island Details founder, has been creating and maintaining beautiful landscapes for residential and commercial clients for decades. Dian’s expertise in design, construction management, and gardening allows her to cater a wide variety of services. She has the ability to realize ideas which transform the plainest of yards into a lush and beautiful space where outdoor living is at its best.
“One of my secrets which has earned us a reputation as one of the Puget Sound area's premier landscape companies is, providing gardens and hardscapes that are low maintenance, lush and healthy,” states Dian.
"Whether we are doing a new installation, on-going garden maintenance, or restoring one area of a garden, my experienced staff will help create the setting the client has envisioned. We are a true full-service company that provides all aspects of landscaping. We love what we do, and it shows in our work. Success to us is the transformation process where our client’s vision, no matter what that may be, becomes a reality.”
Heather Ortiz - Office Manager
Heather has lived in Kitsap county most of her life and considers her community as an extension of her family. Her background in retail, where she worked in multiple departments, gave her a deep understanding of the importance of the customer experience. She specializes in assessment of complex customer issues and quickly comes to satisfying resolutions for all involved.
“My favorite part of being in the landscaping business is working with our clients to realize their goals. Each one is different, and it is a joy helping them get there. I love to see the transformation of a project from start to finish. I am amazed at all that goes into it and how passionate our crew is for perfection,” Heather exclaims. Heather’s understanding of how important the customer experience is for us is vital and helps complete our Island Details family, creating long term clients that love our work.
Terri Johnson - Comptroller
Terri ‘s 35 years of experience in both a large corporate environment and small business management brings a depth of operational knowledge magic to the Island Details family. Her background is primarily in service industries managing everything from large fleets, facilities, telecommunications and back offices which is the winning combination that makes our business flow smoothly in all seasons. She is able to wear multiple hats and understands the needs of the team and the business in order to truly put the client first.
“I love that Island Details is a company that has a family environment where everyone succeeds together. Communication between the client and the team is extremely important so that the client ultimately has what they want.” One of Teri’s great passions is gardening. “I adore being outside. It is an incredible thing to see a garden that has been neglected then we do a simple clean up job and it looks fantastic. I like to see the pride in the implementation crew when they are quite impressed with their own work. It’s very fulfilling to watch the transformation process. I am thrilled to be an integral part of team that helps make it all come together.”
Jeff Geehan - Technology and Special Projects Lead
Originally from Texas, Jeff has lived all over the world, an experience which has broadened his perspective and forced him to think outside of the box. In addition, Jeff’s degree from the University of Colorado in Computer Science makes him a perfect fit for the Island Details family. Jeff understands the importance of communication in order to get a job well done. He has customized software suitable for the complexity Island Details' business and implemented crucial infrastructure systems to support the company.
"Customization allows our headquarters crew, creative crew, and implementation team to effectively collaborate in order to deliver results.” To further quote Jeff, “One of my favorite things to witness is to see the transformation of our dry creek projects as they can be very detailed and meld so beautifully into the environment. Our clients are always wowed at how natural they look and that makes it all come together for me. ”