The Independent Pharmacists RX PAC fundraiser Wednesday, April 2 at TopGolf in Austin was a tremendous success. More than $7,000 in PAC funds were raised that will help to educate and support pharmacyand small business-friendly candidates.
More than 30 pharmacists, pharmacy staff, and pharmacy supporters enjoyed a relaxed evening of networking, food, and golf. Senator Charles Schwertner, M.D., R.Ph. attended with his two sons and general counsel Nelson Jarrin. Sen. Schwertner, who comes from a family of pharmacists, had the opportunity to meet with each pharmacy owner to discuss their practice and the challenges they experience daily.
Alliance Accepting Nominations for Board of Directors
The Alliance is now accepting nominations for the 2014-15 Board of Directors election term. Three Director-at-Large positions and the President-Elect position will become available August 1, 2014. Self nominations are recommended and encouraged. Positions require a three-year commitment.
The Alliance Board of Directors meet monthly via conference call, and generally meet in person three times a year. The Annual Board Orientation Retreat will be held August 8-10, 2014 in Fort Worth.