Alumni Profiles

For more than 125 years, our alumni have contributed extensively to pharmacy, health care, and to the larger society. We invite you to meet some of our notable alumni and learn more about their unique leadership and educational opportunities, as well as their commitment to improving their communities.

If you have a suggestion of a graduate we should profile or want to contact a graduate on this page, email pharm@umn.edu.

Astrup Family

Leonard AstrupFamily ties: The Astrup family and a legacy of patient care as the top priority

Robert Brix

Robert BrixPursuing his dream of buying a pharmacy in a small town

 

Lawrence Brown

lawrence brownCredits mentors and a doctorate from the College of Pharmacy on his distinguished career path

Tom Dinndorf

Tom DinndorfA Six-Decade Commitment to the College and Profession

Jordan Hagg

Jordan HaggInnovative and Collaborative Pharmacy Practice in Primary Care

Judith Jacobi

judith jacobiA pioneer and leader in critical care pharmacy

Lucy Johnson

Lucy JohnsonFulfilling Her Dream of Earning a Master’s Degree 36 Years After Starting the Program

 

Richard Lalonde

richard lalondeCredits the College in enabling his 38-year career

Heidi Le

Heidi LeA Passion for Collaboration and Caring for the Underserved Patients Facing Addiction and Chronic Pain

Lucinda Maine

lucindamaineA leading advocate for high quality pharmacy education

Henri Manasse

Henri ManasseThe grandfather of the pharmacy graduate program

Marsha Millonig

Marsha MillonigGiving her time, talent and treasure

Jim Martilla

Jim MarttilaEncourages pharmacy students to pursue diverse opportunities

Terry Noble

Terry NobleSupporting drug development to help save lives and alleviate suffering

Purnanand Sarma

purnanand sarmaA doctorate in pharmaceutics paves the way for a career in industry leadership

Bruce Scott

bruce scottSupporting the College’s commitment to excellence

Jill Strykowski

Jill StrykowskiAdvancing the pharmacy profession locally and across the globe

Steve Simenson

steve simensonA shared passion for community pharmacy

Rebecca St. Germaine

Rebecca St. GermaineCoP Alum and New Health and Human Services Commissioner Sets High Goals for Health Care in Indian Country