NASP Board of Directors

Rebecca M. Shanahan, Esq.

Founder and CEO of Shanahan Capital Ventures, LLC Rebecca is the Founder and CEO of Shanahan Capital Ventures, LLC, a firm dedicated to providing differentiated business resources to clients in the Health Services, Managed Care, Distribution and Pharmacy channels. SCV leverages superior industry expertise, subject matter knowledge and demonstrated excellence in real world outcomes to…

Erik Halstrom, Secretary & PAC Treasurer

Managing Director, Turning Point Turning Point is an innovative new specialty pharmacy distribution model comprised of top performing, carefully vetted specialty pharmacies. We work with leading drug manufacturers and payers to promote access to today’s most powerful therapies while providing high-touch service and support to patients. Prior to joining Turning Point, Erik led the Specialty…

Michael R. Agostino, RPh, Past President

Senior Vice President, Pharmacy Business Development, Hy-Vee, Inc. Michael Agostino is the Senior Vice President of Pharmacy Business Development with Hy-Vee, Inc. Hy-Vee, an employee-owned grocery chain, has been in business for 85 years, has 250+ stores in eight states and more than 82,000 employees. In this role, Agostino is responsible for developing innovative programs,…

Duane Barnes, MBA, MS

Head of U.S. Patient Value Operations, President, UCB, Inc. Duane Barnes is president, UCB, Inc. and Head of U.S. Patient Value Operations, overseeing operational activities in the United States, including market access and pricing, corporate affairs, government affairs, operational excellence, ecosystem engagement, and medical operations. Barnes works across functions and across the healthcare ecosystem to…

Carmine DeNardo, RPh, President

President & Chief Executive Officer ReCept Pharmacy, LP Since joining ReCept in 2009, Carmine has been responsible for overseeing ReCept’s long term national growth, developing a multi-disciplined team focused on patient care, and integration of strategic initiatives to expand specialty pharmaceutical care to large health systems. With more than 30 years of executive leadership in…

Michael A. Nameth, RPh, MBA

EVP, Cloud & Specialty Pharmacy Mr. Nameth is an accomplished senior level healthcare business leader with over thirty years of experience in several key areas of healthcare, including: Managed Care (Health Plans), PBM (Pharmacy Benefit Management) and Specialty Pharmacy industries. Currently, he is EVP, Cloud & Specialty Pharmacy at Blink Health, a leading online prescription…

Kyle Skiermont, PharmD

Chief Operating Officer, Fairview Pharmacy Services Kyle Skiermont is the Chief Operating Officer for Fairview Pharmacy Services, a leading health system based pharmacy organization in Minneapolis, MN.  He received his PharmD from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy.  As COO, Kyle is responsible for strategy and overall operations of Fairview Pharmacy’s specialty…

Sheila Arquette, RPh, Executive Director & PAC Assistant Treasurer

Executive Director, National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Sheila Arquette is the Executive Director of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Pharmacy. She has extensive practical and leadership experience in retail pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, long-term care…

Nick Calla, RPh

Vice President Pharma Relations, BioMatrix Specialty Pharmacy, LLC Nick Calla, RPH is the Vice President Pharma Relations for BioMatrix Specialty Pharmacy, LLC. He has responsibility for the development of the relationships with the manufacturer community as it relates to products within their specialty portfolio. Prior to BioMatrix, Nick was the Vice President of Industry Relations…

Harry Hayter

Founder/President, D-Cipher, LLC Founder and President of D-Cipher, LLC, Harry Hayter brings 25 years of pharmaceutical and molecular diagnostic experience to organizations looking to develop products and solutions dedicated to bringing innovation in precision medicine to the healthcare marketplace. His organization is focused on providing a comprehensive view into how healthcare stakeholders can implement strategies…

Edward J. Kaleta

Vice President of U.S. Government Relations, Walgreens As the Vice President of U.S. Government Relations, Mr. Kaleta leads federal, state, and local lobbying, public policy, and all political activities for Walgreens (walgreens.com), a provider of trusted care in communities since 1901.  Walgreens is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc….

Michael T. Einodshofer, MBA

Chief Innovation Officer, Maxor National Pharmacy Services Michael Einodshofer started his pharmacy career as a practicing pharmacist in both retail and hospital pharmacy settings and transitioned to the managed care industry in 2006. Michael worked as Director of Pharmacy for the UPMC Health Plan for 6 years before transitioning to a leadership role with Walgreens…

Timothy M. Ward, Esq.

President of Hercules Pharmaceuticals Timothy M. Ward, Esq. is President of Hercules Pharmaceuticals a national specialty distributor. Before Hercules Pharmaceuticals Tim was Chief Legal Officer of a multinational conducting business in highly regulated markets and also directed government affairs efforts covering federal legislative initiatives and federal administrative positions at US Departments of Treasury and State….

Joseph Morse

Therigy, Chief Executive Officer As CEO, Mr. Morse is responsible for stewarding the company’s overall vision, ensuring the Therigy team delivers exceptional service to its specialty pharmacy clients. Morse’s 18 years in the specialty pharmacy industry enables him to align Therigy’s consulting and technology products to best accomplish clients’ strategic goals. Prior to co-founding Therigy…

Keith Cook

President – Specialty and Ambulatory Services for Comprehensive Pharmacy Services Keith Cook obtained his BS in Pharmacy from the University of Kansas. Mr. Cook’s pharmacy career began in hospital pharmacy and later moved to retail pharmacy working for Walmart Stores Inc. for 23 years in various positions including the Walmart PBM business, the Mail Order…

Carl T. Bertram, PharmD, MBA

Senior Director Specialty Pharmacy, Health & Wellness, Walmart Specialty Pharmacy

Paul Jardina

President and Chief Executive Officer, Onco360 Paul Jardina joined Onco360 in October of 2014 as President and Chief Executive Officer. In this role, he has overall responsibility for the strategic direction of the Company and execution of its plans. In addition, he serves at the President and CEO of CareMed Specialty Pharmacy. Both Onco360 and…

Thomas Cohn

Chief Strategy Officer, Asembia Thomas Cohn is Chief Strategy Officer for Asembia. In this role, he combines an intrinsic knowledge of the healthcare industry and technology to develop, support and sustain corporate strategic initiatives. With more than two decades of healthcare experience, he held leadership positions in pharmacy provider, drug wholesale and group purchasing organizations….

Gordon J. Vanscoy, PharmD, MBA, CACP

Chairman and CEO of PANTHERx Rare Pharmacy,  Chairman and CEO of RareMed Solutions, and Associate Dean for Business Innovation at University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. With more than three decades of executive experience creating and developing successful medical and biopharma service business ventures, Dr. Vanscoy is a leader in the health care industry and a pioneer in the specialty pharmacy (SP)…

Suzette DiMascio, CHE, CMCE, CPC

Specialty Pharmacy/Health Care Executive Recognized Internationally as a thought leader, industry expert, frequent media contributor, sought after key note speaker & educator of all things Specialty Pharmacy & Rare & Orphan Disease related ; Suzette’s strategic insight on marketplace trends help align & enlighten this continually pivoting industry.  Suzette is the founder of  CSI Specialty…

Win Purifoy

Chairman/Founder of Senderra RX Mr. Purifoy has over 25 years of experience in sourcing, structuring and managing Private Equity investments.  Mr. Purifoy is a Founder/Managed Partner of Cibolo Capital Partners I, L.L.C. and Chairman/Founder of Senderra RX.  He has been instrumental in developing Senderra’s corporate leadership, people and culture, and maintaining a vision that has…

Greg Isaak

CEO of Specialty Pharmacy at Premier Inc. Greg Isaak is CEO of Specialty Pharmacy at Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company uniting 3,900 U.S. hospitals and 150,000 other providers. Premier’s Specialty Pharmacy, operating under the brands of Commcare and Acro, is provider-centric and views its offerings through patients and physicians. Premier strongly believes that…

José Domingos

ACHC, President & CEO José Domingos is President and Chief Executive Officer of Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc., a nonprofit accreditation organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. Since joining ACHC in November 2011 as the Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Mr. Domingos has focused on…

Audrey Monroe

Director of Marketing & Communications, Ardon Health Specialty Pharmacy Audrey Monroe is the Director of Marketing and Communications at Ardon Health, a Portland, Oregon based specialty pharmacy that serves patients throughout the United States. Ardon was recognized as the NASP “Specialty Pharmacy of the Year” in 2017. Audrey leads initiatives to elevate the Ardon brand,…

George Zula, RPh, MBA, CSP

Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board, President George Zula is Vice President of Acentrus Specialty, the health system solution for specialty pharmacy. In this role, George is responsible for client management, manufacturer relations and contracting, data analytics, payer strategy, clinical initiatives, compliance and partner reporting. George has over 20 years of experience in specialty pharmacy; spanning a…

Nolan Townsend

Regional President, North America Rare Disease business, Pfizer Nolan Townsend is Regional President, North America for Pfizer’s Rare Disease business. In this role, Nolan is responsible for Pfizer’s Rare Disease P&L and commercial organization across the United States and Canada. Nolan joined the North America Rare Disease business from a prior role as Regional President,…

Bob Jahr, MBA

VP Head of US Payer Value, Strategy, and Innovation for UCB Bob Jahr, MBA is the VP Head of US Payer Value, Strategy, and Innovation for UCB.  Bob is responsible for overseeing access strategies for the portfolio of UCB products in the US, distribution strategies, and value/outcomes based agreements.  Bob has more than twenty years…

Natalie Bedford

Executive Director, National Channel Account Team, US Market Access Responsibilities Natalie leads the National Channel Account Team, as part of the US Market Access team.  Her team is responsible for distributors, retailers, specialty pharmacies, oncology GPOs and dialysis organizations. Natalie’s role is focused on building partnerships and developing strategies from distribution to the point of…

Amanda Winter

Vice President of Reimbursement, Quality and Learning & Development Amanda Winter serves as the Vice President of Reimbursement, Quality and Learning & Development for US Bioservices a provider of specialty pharmacy services throughout the nation.  US Bioservices an AmerisourceBergen company is headquartered in Carrollton, TX, with 6 satellite locations.  Amanda takes pride in building a…

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