Published on March 17, 2014 by Katie Stripling  
McWhorter School of Pharmacy Facade

Six students from Samford University’s McWhorter School of Pharmacy have been appointed to serve on regional committees for the Gulf Coast Province of Kappa Psi. There are 14 chapters in the Gulf Coast Province.

The following students were selected for these important leadership roles:

Niki Baren, second year pharmacy student from Birmingham, Ala., Publications Committee & Province Development Committee

Daniel Boalch, second year pharmacy student from Bremen, Ga., Legislative Committee

Chase Carpenter, third year pharmacy student from Cullman, Ala., Social Media Committee Chair

Kameron Kelly, second year pharmacy student from Loveland, Co., Advisory Committee & Province Development Committee Chair

Katelynn Mayberry, third year pharmacy student from Old Hickory, Tenn., Province Development Committee

Michael Montgomery, second year pharmacy student from Northport, Ala., Legislative Committee

Kappa Psi is the oldest and largest professional pharmacy fraternity in the world. Kappa Psi accepts both male and female pledges and engages in many professional, philanthropic, and social activities throughout the year.

 
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. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.