ACPE is an autonomous and independent agency whose Board of Directors is derived through the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), and the American Council on Education (ACE).
Lori Duke, PharmD
President of ACPE
Dr. Duke has held numerous leadership positions in the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), including completion of the Academic Leadership Fellow Program. She was appointed to the ACPE Board of Directors by AACP. Dr. Duke graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a PharmD degree.
Anthony Provenzano, PharmD
Vice President of ACPE
Dr. Provenzano is currently Vice President of Pharmacy Compliance and Government Affairs for Albertsons Companies. He is an active proponent of community pharmacy, has served on numerous pharmacy association committees and currently serves on the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Policy Council and a dean’s advisory board. The American Pharmacists Association appointed Dr. Provenzano to the ACPE Board. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy.
Michael A. Moné, BS Pharm, JD, FAPhA
Moné is the Vice President Associate General Counsel-Regulatory for Cardinal Health in Dublin, Ohio. Moné has held leadership roles within many industry associations, including the American Pharmacists Association, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), US Pharmacopeia, and the Florida Pharmacy Association. The NABP appointed Moné to the ACPE Board. He attended the University of Florida where he received both his Juris Doctorate and BS in pharmacy.
Marie A. Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, MPH, MBA, FCCP, FASHP
Gregory Gruener MD, MBA, MHPE
Ralph P. Leischner Jr., MD, Professor of Medical Education Professor, Department of Neurology
Dr. Gruener is the Vice Dean for Education at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine where he oversees the medical school education program and participates in the training of students and residents. He served as chair of the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties Certification Council. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Illinois and medical degree from the Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Neurology and subsequent fellowships at the University of Illinois, University of Iowa and Mayo Clinic. His MBA was awarded by the University of Chicago and MHPE from the University of Illinois. The American Council on Education appointed Dr. Gruener.
Reza Karimi, RPh, PhD
Dr. Karimi is a licensed pharmacist and preceptor in the state of Oregon. He joined Pacific University School of Pharmacy in Oregon in 2006 and has assumed various leadership positions, including Assistant Dean, Associate Dean, and currently Dean. Dr. Karimi was appointed to the Board by AACP. He received his MSc (Pharmacy) in 1991 and his PhD (Molecular Biology) in 1998 from Uppsala University, Sweden.
John Clay Kirtley, PharmD
Dr. Kirtley is the Executive Director of the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy. He has served on the Board of Trustees for the American Pharmacists Association and is the current President of MALTAGON, a Professional Association of Boards of Pharmacy across the Southeast. Dr. Kirtley was appointed to the ACPE Board by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy. He received his PharmD degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
LuGina Mendez-Harper, PharmD
Amy Seybert, BS, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP, CHSE