Dean's Leadership and Innovation Forum

The Dean’s Pharmacy Leadership and Innovation Forum hosts several outstanding alumni and friends of Purdue Pharmacy each spring semester. The Forum, designed to introduce students to emerging trends and career opportunities in pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences through exposure to leaders in professional and corporate environments, provides an opportunity for the exchange of ideas and promotes greater understanding of leadership in the profession of pharmacy. Students benefit from the varied experiences of the guest lecturers, and the lecturers enjoy the lively exchange of questions and answers by well-informed students. The College of Pharmacy is pleased to recognize the following guest lecturers.


Spring 2019 Forum Speakers

R'Kes Starling 
January 29, 2019
R’Kes Starling (BS 2002)
Vice President Specialty Pharmacy and Clinical Research Services


February 5, 2019William Carroll
Will Carroll (BS 2007, PharmD 2007)
National Vice President of Acute Care and Infusion Services
Kaiser Permanente


February 12, 2019Photo of Jeff Thiel
Jeff Thiel (PharmD 2005)
Assistant Vice President, Pharmacy Services
NorthShore University Health System



February 19, 2019Anita Goyal
Anita Goyal (BS 1999)
Director, Global Scientific Content, Medical Affairs
Merck & Co., Inc.


Mitch Daniels  
February 26, 2019
Mitch Daniels
Purdue University


Susan Graf  
March 5, 2019
Susan Graf (BS 1995)
Chief Business Officer


Nathan Gabhart  
March 19, 2019
Nathan Gabhart (BS 1998)
Founder and Chief Executive Officer


Mary Beth McIntire 
March 26, 2019
Mary Beth McIntire (BS 1979)
Advisor, Inventory Planning
CVS Health


Natalie Edington  
April 2, 2019
Natalie Eddington
Dean, School of Pharmacy
University of Maryland


Nick Hagemeier  
April 9, 2019
Nick Hagemeier (PharmD 2003, MS 2005, PhD 2011)
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Research Director, ETSU Center for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment, Director of Student Professional Development, Director of Community Pharmacy Practice Research Fellowship, Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
East Tennessee State University


Jamie Wong  
April 16, 2019
Jamie Wong (PharmD 2004)
National Account Executive, Market Access Division
Bristol Myers Squibb


Paul Sale  
April 23, 2019
Paul Sale (BS 1981)
Director of Quality and Regulatory
Hot Shots NM


Previous Speakers

Mr. Hamid A. Abbaspour
Mrs. Kyle L. Allen
Dr. Mina B. Alsaraf
Mr. Ralph Amos
Mr. Juan M. Andres
Mr. Andy Arland
Ms. Jennifer L. Asay
Ms. Joanne R. Barrick
Dr. Jean M. Battaglia
Dr. Morgan L. Beatty
Mr. James W. Bedford
Ms. Karin S. Beymer
Dr. Marianne Billeter
Mr. Ralph L. Billeter, Sr.
Dr. Holly Bonsignore
Mr. Randall A. Boris
Dr. George J. Brewer
Mr. James P. Branham
Mr. Robert A. Brown
Dr. Henry U. Bryant
Mr. Richard S. Brychell
Dr. Sue Killion Cammarata
Dr. Keith D. Carter
Dr. Todd E. Chermak
Dr. James C. Cloyd III
Dr. Ryan Cohlhepp
Mr. Steven D. Cosier
Mr. Chris Creamer
Mr. Steve Davisson
Dr. Daniel D. Degnan
Mr. Timothy F. Dickman
Dr. Denise L. Dickson
Mr. Christopher T. Dimos
Dr. M. Eileen Dolan
Dr. Gary D. Dolch
Mr. Ronald W. Dollens
Dr. James T. Doluisio
Dr. Jennifer A. Eads
Dr. Patricia P. Elsner
Dr. Carlton K. Erickson
Dr. Norman R. Farnsworth
Mr. Edmond J. Fennell
Mr. Mark W. Fitch
Mr. Mark A. Foglesong
Mr. Gregory A. Fox
Dr. Gloria F. Francke
Mr. Greg A. Giant
Mr. Keith G. Gillette
Mr. Charles L. Goodall
Mrs. Virginia F. Goodall
Ms. Susan E. Graf
Mrs. Jennifer L. Graham
Mr. John Grant
Dr. Jeffrey A. Green
Dr. Gireesh Gupchup
Mr. James B. Haas
Dr. Stephanie M. Hammonds
Mr. Kevin J. Hanna
Mr. Barry J. Hart
Mr. Jeffrey S. Hatfield
Dr. John B. Hertig 
Mr. Randy Hitchens
Dr. Robert W. Holden
Dr. Kyle E. Hultgren
Mr. Donald H. Hutton
Ms. Judith Jacobi
Ms. Louise Johnson
Mr. Eric Kastango
Dr. Robert C. Kaye
Mr. Donald R. Kiepert, Jr.
Dr. Mary Anne Koda-Kimble
Mr. Dale P. Kramer
Mr. George S. Kucka
Mrs. Mary J. Kuhn
Ms. Winnie A. Landis
Dr. Edward L. Langston
Ms. Nancy C. Lilly
Ms. Sheryl A. Lowenhar
Dr. Katie MacFarlane Phillips
Dr. William X. Malloy
Dr. Henri R. Manasse, Jr.
Dr. James C. Mannion
Mr. Martin Marciniak
Dr. Kevin Marhenke
Dr. Richard J. Markham
Dr. Kimberly P. McDonough
Mr. Michael B. McMains
Mr. Michael S. McNear
Dr. Susan Meyer
Mr. Gerald P. Migliaccio
Mr. Everett Moore
Dr. Warren Moore
Dr. J. Frank Nash
Ms. Shirley L. Paddock
Mr. Jonathan M. Parker
Dr. Vernon D. Parker
Mr. Curt Passafume
Mr. Steven R. Plump
Mrs. Nikki M. Price
Mr. J. Christopher Prue
Ms. Diane R. Rammelsberg
Mr. Marvin R. Richardson
Mr. Rick F. Rondinelli
Dr. Bobby W. Sandage, Jr.
Mrs. Denise M. Sandage
Dr. Charles E. Sanders, Jr.
Dr. Daria D. Schooler
Mr. Rolf K. Schrader
Mr. John A. Schreiner
Mrs. Jenifer D. Schreiner
Mr. Chris Scott
Mrs. Karen L. Shields
Mrs. Linda Shields
Mr. Randy Shields
Mr. Robert G. Sikora
Ms. Denice Simon
Dr. Michael W. Skehan
Dr. Alan J. Slade
Mr. Eric A. Smith
Mr. Ronaold J. Snow
Dr. Elizabeth Solak
Dr. Marilyn K. Speedie
Dr. Jon E. Sprague
Dr. Georgee R. Spratto
Dr. Margaret A. Sgritta
Mr. R’Kes Starling
Mr. Steve A. Taglienti
Mr. Dal-Mar Taylor
Mr. Robin D. Taylor
Dr. Tate N. Trujillo
Ms. S. Duann Vanderslice
Dr. Timothy W. Vanderveen
Ms. Veronica Vernon
Mr. John E. Voliva
Dr. Donna S. Wall
Mr. Gregory D. Wasson
Mr. S. Brad Wasson
Dr. Mary L. Westrick
Mr. Hanley H. Wheeler III
Mr. Bernard K. Williams
Ms. Alisa K. Wright
Mr. Gary L. Yingling
Mr. William Yoon
Mr. Anthony J. Yost
Mr. John A. Zehner
Dr. Thomas F. Zioncheck

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