Mike Brown, RPh
Mike Brown, RPh, was named President of Kerr Health (formerly Kerr Health Care Services) in February, 2009. A graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Pharmacy, Brown began his career as an Assistant Store Manager with Thrift Drug in 1980, ascending to District Manager in 1987, with responsibility for operations in Delaware, Maryland, South Philadelphia and New Jersey.
He became Director of Loss Prevention in 1994, serving in that capacity during a period of extensive growth, including the acquisition of Fay’s Drug stores in NY, PA, VT, and NH as well as Rite Aid stores in North and South Carolina.
Brown joined Kerr Drug in 1997 as District Manager of its Charlotte area stores. He was selected to launch the Kerr Health Care Services business unit and later named its VP of Operations in 2001. Under Brown’s leadership, the business unit has grown substantially, with service lines being established in long-term care, specialty pharmacy, fertility, transplant and compliance care.
A father of five, Brown lives in Youngsville, NC with his wife and three youngest children.
Jerry Lamb, RPh
Vice President of Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Lamb oversees the specialty pharmacy and long-term care service lines of Kerr Health. He has an extensive, 20 plus year career in retail pharmacy operations, management, and human resources with Thrift Drug, Rite Aid, and most recently, Kerr Drug, where he spent 12 years.
As District Manager for the southern district of Kerr Drug, Lamb had responsibility for 27 stores in the Carolinas and introduced varied programs for both pharmacy and store operations.
An alumnus of the University of Pittsburgh (BS, Pharmacy), Lamb is married and has two children attending the University of South Carolina, one in the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.