About Tiki

Tiki Finlayson is an inspirational speaker who has won awards such as Volunteer Advocate of the Year, Voice for Victims, and Recognition of Inspiration. She has spent years inspiring and motivating audiences to make better choices that will impact their future in a positive way. Tiki has spoken at a wide variety of events, schools, churches, rehabilitation centers, and correctional facilities along with many others. She is now in the process of completing her first book about her journey of forgiveness and how choices matter.

Tiki was born and raised in Chattanooga, TN. After living in many different place she decided to move back and now resides there. She is a wife, mother of four, Gigi to three grandchildren, a co-founder of two nonprofits, 1N3 and Pursuing Purpose (PPM), and pastors Purpose Church along side her husband, Tom, and a Donate Life Ambassador. She has been trained and educated by the “University of Hard Knocks”. After many ups and downs she decided to use what she had learned to help others through mentoring and speaking engagements.

In July of 2011, Tiki’s life was forever changed through one of the most unimaginable experiences life could throw at her. Through her faith she found a way to forgive what most would consider unforgivable. On this journey she has encouraged others to not allow situations due to someone else’s actions to control their lives. To see more about Tiki’s Forgiveness Movement click HERE.

She is currently in the process of finishing writing her book on the life experience that changed her life.


To book Tiki to speak at an upcoming event, email info@tikifinlayson.com or call (423) 402-0163.