Posted by Emily Hart on 2011-05-06
Samford University’s chapter of Phi Lambda Sigma, the national pharmacy leadership society, has elected officers for 2011-12.
Second-year pharmacy student Leigh Conner of Murfreesboro, Tenn., was elected president. Elected vice president was third-year pharmacy student Jenny Baldone of Alabaster, Ala.
Elected secretary was third-year pharmacy student Andrew Mardis, and second-year pharmacy student Autumn Bagwell was elected treasurer. Both Bagwell and Mardis are from Birmingham.
Third-year pharmacy students Lauren Ellison of Trussville, Ala., Maggee Oliver of Albertville, Ala., and Christian Conley of Oviedo, Fla., were elected historians.
Phi Lambda Sigma
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.