Number of years on the board: 1.5 years
Year of graduation/school/degree: Pharm. D. Candidate 2009
Hometown and current place of residence: Hometown: Hamilton, Missouri/Current Residence: Bellevue, Nebraska
Work title and site: (or school of pharmacy for students):
Pharmacy student at Creighton University
Inpatient Pharmacist Intern at the Nebraska Medical Center
Reasons why you decided to run for the board: To become more involved in the community aspect of pharmacy, as well as work with many distinguished pharmacists that currently practice in a variety of settings.
Reflections on board/association involvement: I feel that this association has been a firm voice for legislation for pharmacists. The association/board is actively involved in patient care and current issues.
Your goals for our profession: I plan to continue to be actively involved in my profession by belonging to my state board of pharmacy as well as many national organizations that are current in the practice of pharmacy.
Other professional organizational involvement: ASP, ASHP, NCPA, NPA, MCCP, ACCP and Kappa Psi
Community service activities: American Red Cross Volunteer, American Cancer Society volunteer, active donor to the Open Door Mission and St. Jude’s Hospital, Operation Immunization and volunteer at the Nebraska Humane Society.
Awards/honors: Dean’s List
Other items of interest:
Current Group Fitness Instructor for 24 Hour Fitness and Lifetime Fitness