HSA members elect Kimball Finigan as Region 5 Director

HSA members in Region 5 have elected Kimball Finigan, a radiation therapist at the Vancouver Centre of the BC Cancer Agency as their representative on the HSA board of directors. Finigan defeated Gerald Yu, a health records administrator at Childrens and Womens Health Centre of BC.

Finigan has been an HSA activist since 2002 serving as steward, assistant chief steward and now chief steward at the BCCA. He has been a member-at-large serving on both the resolutions committee and the committee for equality and social action. He is also the current HSA constituency liaison for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant.

The Region 5 by-election was called following the election of former regional director, Reid Johnson as HSA president. Finigan will take office immediately and serve the remainder of the two-year term.

HSA congratulates Kimball Finigan and welcomes him to the board of directors.