NACDS Foundation announces five new board members

ARLINGTON, Va. — Today, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation announced the election of five new members to its board of directors. Victor Curtis, SVP pharmacy of Costco Wholesale; Jon Giacomin, president of U.S. pharmaceutical distribution for the pharmaceutical group of Cardinal Health; John Poulin, director of professional relations of Lilly USA; Todd Tillemans, president of customer development at Unilever; and Richard Tremonte, VP sales and marketing of the U.S. generics operating unit at Sandoz will join the NACDS Foundation board of directors for 2013-2014.

“We welcome Victor Curtis, Jon Giacomin, John Poulin, Todd Tillemans and Richard Tremonte to the NACDS Foundation board,” said NACDS Foundation president Kathleen Jaeger. “The NACDS Foundation is committed to improving and advancing public health and wellness, utilizing opportunities in education, research and charitable activities. Our board is representative of leaders from all segments of community pharmacy including retailers, pharmaceutical companies and consumer product businesses, and we look forward to working with them in the coming year to further implement the foundation’s vision and mission.”

NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson was elected to serve as chairman of the NACDS Foundation board of directors; Kathleen Jaeger will serve as president; David Fitzsimmons, NACDS SVP finance and administration, will serve as treasurer; and Nicki Robins, NACDS assistant general counsel, will serve as secretary. All officers will serve a one-year term.

The following is a complete list of the NACDS Foundation board of directors for 2013-2014:

  • Steven Anderson, NACDS

  • Robert Belknap Jr., Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals

  • Eileen Howard Boone, CVS Caremark

  • Anthony Civello, Kerr Drug

  • Teri Coward, Teva Pharmaceuticals

  • Victor Curtis, Costco Wholesale dba Costco Pharmacies

  • Jack Fragie, McKesson

  • Debbie Garza, Walgreens

  • Jon Giacomin, Cardinal Health

  • William Graham, Beiersdorf

  • Mark Griffin, Lewis Drugs

  • Susan Henderson, Rite Aid

  • Joseph Kucharski, GlaxoSmithKline

  • Louis Martire, Energizer Holdings

  • David Moules, Pfizer, Worldwide Pharmaceuticals

  • Robert Potter, Mylan Pharmaceuticals

  • John Poulin, Lilly USA

  • Bryan Stuke, Procter & Gamble

  • Todd Tillemans, Unilever

  • Richard Tremonte, Sandoz

  • James Van Lieshout, Apotex

  • Diane Wallace, Coca-Cola Refreshments

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