Preston Finley is the Director of the Foresight, Strategic Planning and Risk Management team within the Office of Enterprise Integration in Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). He began his Federal Service with the Postal Service in 1994 and held numerous positions in Mail Processing Field Operations and Corporate positions in Marketing, Operations, Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Employee Engagement. Mr. Finley transferred to VA in 2017 and his current responsibilities include, but are not limited to, facilitating the Quadrennial Strategic Planning Process and the VA Strategic Plan, using Foresight tools to provide insights and emerging opportunities/risk to senior leadership and maturing all aspects of the VA Risk Management program.
Bachelor of Arts (Major in History/Minor in American & English Literature) from USF
Master of Science in Computer & Information Systems from FGCU
Master of Business Administration from FGCU
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification from PMI
Strategic Decision and Risk Management Certification from Stanford University
Gallup Certified Employee Engagement Facilitator/Coach
Member of the Federal Foresight Community of Interest