Pharmacy Team

Pharmacy Administration

Kevin Brooks RPh, MBA, FACHE

Kevin Brooks RPh, MBA, FACHE
Director of Pharmacy Services
krbrooks@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACHE, ACHE of Greater Ohio/Dayton LPC, APhA, ASHP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: Solving complex problems to improve patient care.
Hobbies: Enjoying time with family, playing tennis and guitar
Education: University of Cincinnati, BS Pharmacy; Xavier University, MBA with Finance Concentration

Lindsay Harlow, PharmD, MHALindsay Harlow, PharmD, MHA
Pharmacy Operations Manager
lmharlow@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: The level of acuity of our patients and new challenges each day.
Hobbies: I love to travel – my favorite places I’ve been are The Galapagos, Bulgaria and Thailand
Education: University of Toledo, BS in Pharmaceutical Science; University of Toledo, Doctor of Pharmacy; Ohio University, MHA

Melissa (Missy) Parson, PharmD, BCPSMelissa (Missy) Parson, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Team Lead, Miami Valley Hospital
mjparson@PremierHealth.com 
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, ASHP, OPA
Favorite Part of the Job: Braving a variety of challenges and celebrating the good that arises from them.
Hobbies: Participating in the family’s activities, crafting, going to the craft store 
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy

Residency Program Leadership

Richard Arends, PharmD, MSRichard Arends, PharmD, MS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care
PGY1 Residency Program Director
rlarends@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, DASHP, PPAG
Favorite Part of the Job: Being part of an interdisciplinary team who care for premature and sick newborns as well as working with awesome preceptors and residents every day.
Hobbies:  Spending time with family and friends, cooking, and fly-fishing
Education: The Ohio State University, BS and MS in Pharmacy; The University of Florida, Doctor of Pharmacy

Katie Madding, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP 
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Critical Care
PGY1 Residency Coordinator
klmadding@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, ASHP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: Working with a multidisciplinary team to optimize patient care as well as expanding the minds of future healthcare professionals through teaching.
Hobbies: Family, church, shopping, DIY projects
Education: Purdue University, Doctor of Pharmacy

Preceptors

Jon H. Bachna, PharmDJon H. Bachna, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Team Lead, Miami Valley Hospital South
jhbachna@premierhealth.com
Professional Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, DASHP, MAD-ID
Favorite Part of the Job: Reviewing policies and procedures, and working with providers to improve medication utilization.
Hobbies: Reading, videogaming, listening to podcasts, playing board games
Education/Degrees/Training: University of Toledo, BS in Pharmaceutical Science; University of Toledo, Doctor of Pharmacy; Miami Valley Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Hannah Chittenden, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Anticoagulation 
hmchittend@premierhealth.com 
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, DASHP, CPFI
Favorite Part of the Job: Working as a team to drive clinical changes at a system-wide level through the Anticoagulation Stewardship Committee and seeing how those initiatives impact patient care.  
Hobbies: My husband and I enjoy playing soccer, church, mission trips to the Dominican Republic, frequenting local coffee shops and cafes, and spending time with our daughter.  
Education: Cedarville University, Doctor of Pharmacy; Miami Valley Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency 

Lydia-Suchecki_160x160 (1)Lydia Coleman, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Surgical Critical Care
lesuchecki@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: Facilitating learning opportunities for pharmacy and medical students/residents to expand their medication therapy knowledge to provide optimal patient care.
Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, hiking, running, and traveling Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy; UC Health West Chester Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Neal Fox, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Critical Care
nsfox@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP
Favorite Part of the Job: Teaching and Learning during Rounds
Hobbies: Football, The Pokémon Trading Card Game
Education: Cedarville University, Doctor of Pharmacy; Miami Valley Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Jessica Lewe, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Research Pharmacist
jalewe@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP, OSHP, Dayton LAC
Favorite Part of the Job: Working with the research team to provide innovative therapies to patients through investigational studies.
Hobbies Outside of Pharmacy: Reading books, spending time with family, snuggling with my cat, and serving as an alumna advisor for the Wright State University Delta Zeta sorority
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy

Yeri Noh, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Antimicrobial Stewardship
ynoh@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: Learning something new every day both clinically and operationally
Hobbies Outside of Pharmacy: Hiking, cooking, traveling, listening to music and shopping!
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy; UC Health West Chester Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Krista-McHugh_160x160Krista McHugh, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Internal Medicine
kemchugh@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP
Favorite Part of the Job: Building relationships with pharmacy team members and those in other healthcare fields while providing care to one of the most diverse patient populations in the area.
Hobbies: Traveling, running, Butler basketball, walking my dog!
Education: Butler University, Doctor of Pharmacy

David Peters, PharmDDavid Peters, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neurocritical Care
DMPete@premierhealth.com 
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, NCS
Favorite Part of the Job: Seeing complex patients that highlight multiple different areas of pharmacology and teaching learners how to practically apply their therapeutic knowledge.
Hobbies: Running, grilling, walking my dog, serving at my church, reading, watching sports
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy; University of Cincinnati Medical Center, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Craig Pleiman, PharmDCraig Pleiman, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Antimicrobial Stewardship
cmpleiman@premierhealth.com 
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of the Job: The challenge of infectious diseases in the ever-changing world of microbes!
Hobbies: Family, hunting, fishing, and bar-b-que
Education: University of Toledo, BS Pharmacy; University of Florida, Doctor of Pharmacy

McKenzie Shenk_336x336McKenzie Shenk, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neurology
mrshenk@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, AACP
Favorite Part of the Job: Collaborating with the interprofessional team to care holistically for patients and empowering learners to become competent and caring pharmacists
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, exercising, cooking and meal prepping, spending time with family
Education: Cedarville University, Doctor of Pharmacy; Eskenazi Health, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency; Eskenazi Health, PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency

Michelle Smith, PharmD, BCPSMichelle Smith, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy and Therapeutic Coordinator
milsmith@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, ASHP, OSHP, DASHP (President), ASPEN
Favorite Part of the Job: Working closely with my pharmacy colleagues and the medical staff to drive medication formulary standardization across Premier Health.
Hobbies: Dancing, coaching a high school dance team, travel (especially to the beach), running and exercising, watching college football (Go Ohio State!)
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy

Carol Stadler, PharmD, BCOPCarol Stadler, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Hematology/ Oncology
clstadler@premierhealth.com
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, HOPA
Favorite Part of the Job: Having direct interaction with staff, patients and family. I am constantly being challenged and learning.
Hobbies Outside of Pharmacy: Discovering new cooking recipes, travel, and running.  
Education: University of Cincinnati, BS Pharmacy; University of Florida, Doctor of Pharmacy

Nathan Stockman, PharmD, BCPSNathan Stockman, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery
npstockman@premierhealth.com 
Professional/Society Memberships: ACCP, ASHP, OSHP, DASHP
Favorite Part of My Job: Interactions with patients, students, nursing, physicians and colleagues to improve patient care. I especially enjoy answering questions about medications!
Hobbies: Running, swimming, bicycling, traveling, not necessarily in that order. Additionally, watching numerous sporting events, either on television or live.
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy; Riverside Methodist Hospital, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Elizabeth Svelund, PharmD, BCPSElizabeth Svelund, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP 
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Emergency Medicine 
easvelund@premierhealth.com
Professional Memberships: ASHP, SCCM 
Favorite Part of the Job: The opportunity to serve a very diverse patient population, 
Hobbies Outside of Pharmacy: Hiking, photography, biking, and camping 
Education: Ohio Northern University, Doctor of Pharmacy; Grandview Medical Center, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency 

Allyson Walker, PharmD
Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Internal Medicine
almwalker@premierhealth.com
Professional/society memberships: OSHP, PLS
Favorite part of the job: making a difference in patient care and having new challenges each day
Hobbies outside of pharmacy: family, church, shopping, boating
Education: University of Cincinnati, Doctor of Pharmacy