2001/2002 Program Coordinator for Precious Minds - Derek Finley

Derek Finley is the Program Coordinator for the “Precious Minds” video from the ‘Young Children Priority One’ committee of the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa. The Committee is responsible for creating and implementing projects which support the Kiwanis motto of “Serving the Children of the World”.  

Derek joined Kiwanis in 1995, and has been very active on a number of committees including chairing the Kiwanis Duck Race for Tiny Hearts at CHEO in 1997 and 1998, and the ‘Young Children’ committee on which he has been a member for the past 3 years.

Derek was instrumental in the creation of the “Precious Minds” video and responsible for the distribution agreement with the Ontario Provincial Government. Mr. Finley is the owner of CanMap, and software mapping company based in Ottawa.