The Genesis Board was established by the Dean Donald Letendre in 2014 to complement the programs and professional development students receive while attending the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy.  The mission of the Genesis Board is to provide opportunities that enhance the student experience and facilitate student success.


Kelly Brock is the president of KB Pharmacy Solutions, Inc., a healthcare consulting company focused on advancing the profession of pharmacy that she founded in 2010. 

Eddy Airiohuodion

Eddy Airiohuodion is a Nigerian-American pharmacist and an entrepreneur.

Samm Anderegg

Samm Anderegg is the chief executive officer at DocStation and a healthcare technology consultant. 

Brianne Bakken

Brianne Bakken is an assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) School of Pharmacy in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has an administrative practice site at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

Brett Barker

Brett Barker is the vice president of operations for NuCara Management Group.

Christina Baumgart

Christina (Gaard) Baumgart is a clinical patient aligned care team pharmacy specialist for the Veterans Affairs (VA) Community Based Outpatient Clinic in La Crosse, Wisc.

Andrew Berg is the Cofounder and CEO of Audaire Health.

Justin Carr is a pharmacist for the California Department of Corrections at Salinas Valley State Prison.  

Elisabeth Donahey

Elisabeth Donahey is the neurology senior content management consultant for the clinical effectiveness team at Wolters Kluwer.

Matthew Farley

Matthew Farley is a senior manager of medication technology and analytics at Fresenius Kabi USA.

Nate Harold

Nathan Harold is vice president of clinical services at MedOne Pharmacy Benefit Solutions.

Duncan Mackie is a post-doctoral research associate in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Department of Cellular Biology and Physiology. 

Kristen Peterson

Kristen Peterson is a clinical oncology pharmacist at Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina.

Justin Schneider is vice president of clinical operations at Sinai Health System in Chicago.

Ann Schwemm

Ann Schwemm is a clinical product and content specialist manager at Flatiron Health, Inc., a cancer technology company.

Farah Towfic

Farah Towfic is director of CEO Operations for the United States Pharmacopeia in Rockville, Maryland.

Dayton Trent

Dayton Trent is the CEO and founder of Meduco, a company focused on medication education and counseling.

Ben Urick

Ben Urick is a research assistant professor at the Center for Medication Optimization in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education.

Emily Vyverberg

Emily Vyverberg is an assistant professor at the University of Dubuque in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program.

Joanne Reiland Wakeman is a principle research scientist at AbbVie supporting commercial drug products.

Jennifer Wick is a clinical patient aligned care team pharmacist at the VA Cedar Rapids primary clinic.

Matthew J Witry

Matt Witry is an assistant professor at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy.