Derek is the Regina Inspection Manager of Kova Engineering (Saskatchewan) Ltd. With 25 years of industrial experience, he is focused on quality inspections, customer satisfaction, and employee development and safety. He leads by example and enjoys being in the field guiding staff and maintaining customer relations.
His current qualifications include CWB Level 3 visual inspection , CGSB Level 2 MT, Level 2 PT and Level 1 UT inspection tickets. His professional interests lie in Health & Safety, Product Quality, Sales & Operations Planning, Product Development, People Development, and Retention.
Derek currently lives in White City, SK. Both he and his wife enjoy travel and spending time at their cabin with friends and family. He is most proud of his 2 children who are currently enrolled at the U of R.