Tom Siegenthaler, RPh, FACA, President
Pharmacy School: University of Oklahoma
Pharmacist Since: 1979
Personal Mission Statement: “Make a difference in one person’s life each day by going above and beyond what any other pharmacist would do.”
Hobbies & Interests: Riding bicycles and motorcycles, diving, playing with my family
What I love about being a compounding pharmacist: “Going to work each day with the goal of going above and beyond what any pharmacist would do for at least one patient.”
Something most people don’t know about me: “As a young child I grew up in Africa. I think this has given me a different perspective on life and on how blessed we are.”
Michael Smith, RPh
Pharmacy School: University of Texas
Pharmacist Since: 1977
Personal Mission Statement: “Provide the highest quality compounded medications and level of patient education.”
Hobbies & Interests: “Spend as much time as I can at our family cabin in the woods.”
What I love about being a compounding pharmacist: “After working in several areas of pharmacy for over 35 years, the most enjoyable job I’ve ever had is with Pharmacy Solutions. We come across new things every day which keeps me on my toes. I really enjoy counseling our patients on the appropriate uses of our compounds, with the ultimate goal of improving their quality of life.”
Something most people don’t know about me: “I enjoy archery, both shooting and helping youngsters learn the skill.”
Nick Miller, PharmD
Nick Miller, PharmD, RPh, grew up in Waco, Texas, and started his career in pharmacy at the University of Texas – Arlington, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He continued his studies at the University of Houston and received his Doctorate of Pharmacy, while graduating Cum Laude, in 2016. While in school, Nick completed his clinical rotations in Houston’s Texas Medical Center and conducted pharmacogenetic research during his time at the University of Houston. Nick’s certifications include Sterile Products, PCCA, ACIP, and Basic Life Support.
In Nick’s free time, he enjoys playing golf and slow-pitch softball, and even outside of the pharmacy is continuously trying to learn something new every day, especially if it can benefit his patients. Nick has a passion for educating patients and always hopes to go above and beyond for every person he interacts with on a daily basis.
James Wiernas Jr., PharmD
James Wiernas Jr., PharmD, was born in Virginia but raised in Arlington, Texas. After graduating from the University of Houston, he came back to the metroplex where he grew up. While in school, James split his clinical rotations between Houston Texas Medical Center and locally in Dallas and Fort Worth, where he focused on pharmaceutical research and medication therapy management. James’ certifications include Sterile Products, Immunizations, CPR and Basic Life Support.
James enjoys sports, traveling and spending time with his family. While his mom working in the pharmacy field was encouraging, his passion for helping people and making a difference is what really drew him to the healthcare field. He has spent his career working with compounding pharmacies and says he wouldn’t have it any other way.