Regina L. Faison founded the Derrick Faison Foundation in 2004. She has been a heart disease and education advocate for over 18 years.
As founder and president, Regina drives the vision and leads the overall development of the Foundation. She oversees strategies for fundraising and outreach campaigns that raise public awareness about Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Research, and the importance of cardiac screenings. Regina is a CPR/AED certified instructor and has instructed a number of CPR/AED certification classes in the past. In her professional career, Regina is owner of Faison Wealth Strategy where she helps people manage the financial seasons of their lives. Regina brings over 28 years of securities industry experience to individual and business clients. Regina’s mission and passion is to support women and families in being prepared for life’s unexpected events and she openly shares her own journey to encourage and empower others in pursuing their purpose and dreams.