Meet The Pharmacist
Gary Kirk has been working in the pharmacy business for most of his life, starting as a young boy working in his father’s pharmacy. Gary graduated in 1983 with degrees in both Marketing and Management from Northeastern State University, and then in 1988 with a Pharmacy degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. He was a member of Oklahoma Governors Medicaid and Welfare task force from 1991 to 1993 and was selected to serve on the Oklahoma Healthcare Authorities DUR Board from 1994 to 2000. Gary later received the Oklahoma Pharmacist Association President Award in 2000-2001, and served as a Board Member for the Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma from 2000 to 2007. For a brief period of time Gary branched out and worked as a pharmacy consultant, but was drawn back to his role as a pharmacist. Prior to joining the Village Lane Apothecary family, he worked at a family owned compound pharmacy for 5 years.