March 24, 2015 - Randy Hitchens (BS 1976) Appointed as IPA Executive Vice President
The Indiana Pharmacists Alliance is pleased to announce that Randy Hitchens has joined IPA as the new Executive Vice President. Randy has over 25 years of broad healthcare experience across independent and chain pharmacies, health systems, hospitals, physicians, managed care, distribution and healthcare consumers. He replaces Lary Sage, who is retiring after 24 years of service.
Randy is a pharmacist-MBA with a strong record of achieving business growth for innovative bioscience, medical diagnostic, and e-health consumer brands at Roche Diagnostics, Boehringer Mannheim, CVS/ Revco Drug, and Dermal Life LLC. He has held various VP and Director-level positions in marketing, sales, corporate accounts, and business development for global-100 and start-up companies. He is a graduate of the Purdue College of Pharmacy and Indiana University School of Business.
In April, Randy will begin to lead IPA's business planning, financial management, legislative advocacy, member marketing, and continuing education programs. Randy looks forward to meeting IPA pharmacist members and advocates as we strengthen IPA's advocacy for pharmacy and pharmacist careers in Indiana.