A little about Derek Rowley:
- Moved to University Place in 1993.
- Attended Drum, CJHS and CHS (Graduated 2001).
- Worked for the University Place School District Tech Support (2001-2002)
- Lifeguarded at the Woodlake Pool (Summer 2002, 2003, 2006).
- Served a two year mission in Sao Paulo, Brazil (June 2004 - June 2006).
- Speaks English, Portuguese, and learing Spanish.
- Loves the outdoors: Kayaking, Hiking, Camping, Biking and Running.
- Hiked the Wonderland Trail (all the way around Mt. Rainier) in 2002.
- Summited Mt. Rainier (2001, 2003, 2008, 2010), Mt. Adams (1997, 2001, 2007), Mt. St. Helens (1996, 1999)
- Ran first marathon in 2009 (Teton Dam Marathon, Rexburg, Idaho).
- Enjoys Photography.