Meet The Team

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Management Staff

Steve Leafers, RPh
Steve Leafers, RPhChief Pharmacist / President
Steve received his RPh from Ferris University in 1972 and began as a pharmacist at Watkins shortly thereafter. He rose to the position of President and is now responsible for our compounding department.
Rick Schelhas
Rick SchelhasVice President, Sales & Operations
Rick joined the team in 2001 and has taken on the sales and operations responsibility. New professional accounts and managing existing customer satisfaction are among his responsibilities.
Charlie Miller
Charlie MillerVice President / Co-Owner
Charlie, along with his brother Darren, purchased Watkins from their father in 2011. Charlie’s primary responsibility is for the DME portion of our business along with purchasing and incoming orders from our professional customers.
Drew Miller
Drew MillerWarehouse Manager / Acct Receivable Mgr.
Drew is our Warehouse Supervisor as well as our Accounting Specialist for professional accounts. The son of co-owner Charlie Miller, Drew has been with Watkins since July of 2000.
Darren Miller, RPh
Darren Miller, RPhSecretary / Co-Owner
Darren received his pharmacy degree from the Chicago College of Pharmacy in 1999. Along with his brother Charlie, they purchased the business from their father in 2011. Darren’s focus is primarily on the pharmacy piece of our business.
Julee Brown, CPhT
Julee Brown, CPhTDME Manager
Julee joined Watkins in 2015 as a Pharmacy Tech. She took on the Lead Tech position in 2017 and has now been moved into the position of DME Manager. Julee brings with her a Bachelor of Health Services Administration from Baker College in Muskegon.
Steve Leafers, RPh
Steve Leafers, RPhPresident, Chief Compounding Pharmacist
Steve received his RPh from Ferris University in 1972 and began as a pharmacist at Watkins shortly thereafter. He rose to the position of President and is now responsible for our compounding department.
Darren Miller, RPh
Darren Miller, RPhPharmacist, Co-Owner
Darren received his pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois in 1991. Along with his brother Charlie, they purchased the business from their father in 2010. Darren’s focus is primarily on the pharmacy piece of our business.
Adam Miller, PharmD
Adam Miller, PharmDPharmacist
Adam is the son of co-owner Charlie Miller. Adam received his PharmD degree from the Chicago College of Pharmacy in 2013. He has been a member of the Watkins team since 1998 and started his career in the warehouse filling and delivering orders to our customers.
Abby Johnson, PharmD
Abby Johnson, PharmDPharmacist
Abby joined the team in 2017 after receiving her pharmacy degree from Ferris State University. Abby will be working with Steve Leafers to perfect the fine art of compounding.

Pharmacy Technicians

All of our pharmacy techs have completed the required training and education and are certified with the State of Michigan as Certified Pharmacy Technicians.

Diane Woodrum, CPhT
Diane Woodrum, CPhTPharmacy Tech, Accoounting Clerk
Nick Keglovitz
Nick KeglovitzPharmacy Clerk
Karlie Arnts, CPhT
Karlie Arnts, CPhTPharmacy Tech
Ashley Barnes
Ashley BarnesPharmacy Clerk
Timara Gill, CPhT
Timara Gill, CPhTPharmacy Tech
Renee Wierda, CPhT
Renee Wierda, CPhTPharmacy Tech
Kristie Merriman, CPhT
Kristie Merriman, CPhTPharmacy Tech
Tyler Davis, CPhT
Tyler Davis, CPhTPharmacy Tech
Hannah Miller, CPhT
Hannah Miller, CPhTPharmacy Tech

DME Staff

Brenda Gemzer
Brenda GemzerCustomer Service Specialist
Krsity Miller
Krsity MillerCustomer Service Specialist
Crystal Smith
Crystal SmithCustomer Service specialist
Nichole Felker
Nichole FelkerCustomer Service Specialist
Rebecca Riley
Rebecca RileyCustomer Service Specialist
Julee Brown, CPhT
Julee Brown, CPhTDME Manager

Warehouse / Repair / Delivery

Craig Bates
Craig BatesOrder Fulfillment / Repair
Ryan Dettimore
Ryan DettimoreOrder Fulfillment / Shipping
Kevin McWilliams
Kevin McWilliamsDriver
Ernie Alvarez
Ernie AlvarezDriver