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2023 AzPA Board of Directors Elections & Nominations

“Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others..”

                                                                                                -John Maxwell

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It's Time to Nominate Yourself or a Colleague!

AzPA is looking for new leaders to serve on our Board of Directors. Consider giving back to your profession and organization by lending your time, talent, and resources  to advance the profession and organization forward.


It is your privilege as a dues paying member to run for office and serve on the Board of Directors. When considering colleagues for these positions please inquire about their membership status and encourage them to join of they are not yet a member in order to qualify.


Please refer to information below about the duties and responsibilities. Should you have any questions please contact staff at


We kindly ask that you do not nominate someone without asking them first if they are willing to serve.


We are looking for the following positions:

One (1) President Elect

Term: The President-Elect shall be elected for a term of one year and shall ascend to the position of President in year 2 then Past President in year 3.


Duties: The President-Elect shall perform the duties of the President when the President is unable to do so. The President-Elect shall be a member of the Board of Directors and shall serve as its Vice-Chair. The President-Elect shall be a member of the Nominating Committee.  The President-Elect shall serve on the Board of Directors for the Arizona Pharmacy Foundation (APF) as the official AzPA representative.


Qualifications: Must be a pharmacist who has served on the APF, PNA or AzPA Board of Directors for at least one year.



Four (4) Directors at Large

Term: Director at Large positions shall serve a term of two (2) years.



  • Technician Director at Large shall be a technician practicing in any setting who will chair the Special Interest Group and represent the interests of technicians within the association.

  • Health Systems Pharmacy Director at Large shall be pharmacist practicing in health system pharmacy who will chair the Health Systems Special Interest Group, serve as chair for our ASHP State Affiliate, and represent the interests of health system pharmacy professionals within the association. 
  • Community Pharmacy Director at Large shall be a pharmacist practicing in the community setting who will chair the Community Pharmacy Special Interest Group and represent the interests of community pharmacy professionals within the association.

  • General Director at Large shall be a pharmacist from any practice setting who will represent the interests of all association members. 

Nominations must be received no later than midnight on February 28, 2023

Coming Soon!

AzPA Board of Directors 2022-2023

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Past President


President Elect




DAL - Community Pharmacy

DAL - Health System Pharmacy

DAL - Technician 

Director at Large

Director at Large

Director at Large

Director at Large

Director at Large


Student Pharmacist Liaison (3)*




Schools of Pharmacy-Dean's 'Representative*




Legal Counsel*

*Non-Voting Members (Liaisons)


Who will be serving

Darren Clonts

Dawn Gerber

Kimberly Langley

Jacob Schwarz

Nancy Costlow

Kelly Fine

Phillip Ieng (Opening in 2023)

Christopher Edwards (Opening in 2023)

Melinda Browning (Opening in 2023)

Nina Vadiei (Opening in 2023)

Reasol Chino

Ryan Gries

Brandy DeChellis

Misty Brannon


Jose Espinoza (U of A)

Lyndy Abdelsayed (MWU)

Sharon Ruditser (Creighton)


Nancy Alvarez (U of A)

Michael Dietrich (MWU)

Jane Stein (Creighton)


Roger Morris

Coming Soon!