Dr. Kevin Borg, PharmD, FIACP, FACA, earned his doctorate in pharmacy at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy – Glendale, Arizona in 2001. As a pharmacy student he was a member of the Rho Chi Honor Society and received many awards including the Pfizer Outstanding Leadership Award and the Roche Pharmacy Communications Award. As an alumnus, Kevin was presented with the prestigious Littlejohn Award by Midwestern University that honors the values of service, caring, and commitment to the industry. Dr. Borg started his career in retail pharmacy and later became the founding pharmacist-in-charge for a mail-order pharmacy specializing in the care of injured workers.
In April of 2009, he realized his lifetime goal and opened Potter’s House Apothecary in Peoria, Arizona as President and CEO. This PCAB accredited compounding–only pharmacy business model has allowed Kevin to pursue his passion of assisting patients who present unique treatment needs. Areas of specialty at Potter’s House include: BHRT, Pain Management, Autism/Mitochondrial Disorders, thyroid disorders and sterile compounding. The 6,000 square foot, state of the art compounding facility opened in October 2012 and supports over 50 employees, seats 50+ for educational seminars and remains very active in community outreach.
Dr. Borg has been peer nominated and sits on the PCCA Advisory Council, IACP Board of Directors, NCPA Compounding Committee and the Midwestern University Dean’s Advisory Board. In 2014 Potter’s House Apothecary was recognized for three local business awards including the ASU W.P. Carey School of Business Spirit of Enterprise for Excellence in Entrepreneurship as a finalist. Phoenix Business Journal recognized Potter’s House Apothecary as one of the Top 10 Best Places to work for small business and as one of the Top 15 Fastest Growing Businesses in Arizona. Potter’s House Apothecary also serves as a teaching pharmacy by accepting pharmacy interns on a monthly basis to further the art and profession of compounding. The level of personal and community satisfaction can only be described as phenomenal!
Kevin’s real passion is in serving his community through Potter’s House. He is completely dedicated to his patients and staff. The Potter’s House team shows support to the Mitochondrial Community by participating in fundraisers such as walks and in 2014 hosted a Cream Mito event. He and his family traveled to Uganda in the spring of 2014 to serve on their first mission trip with Pipeline Worldwide. They were forever changed by this experience and plan to return soon. As a pharmacist, he identified many ways to help the people of Uganda and plans to further his service to them on future medical mission trips. Kevin sits on the Pipeline Worldwide Board of Directors as well. The success of Potter’s House has created a sharing platform Dr. Borg uses to mentor and collaborate with other pharmacy professionals to promote safe, quality, evidence based compounding. Dr. Borg is a member of Vistage and regularly participates in private, small group seminars and national speaking engagements. He participates annually in Compounders on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. to lobby on behalf of his profession and advocates making sure patients have access to compounded medication.
Kevin is a devoted husband, father and friend. He enjoys quality time with family and playing golf.
Dr. Lisa Sims earned her Pharm.D. degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy,
Glendale, Arizona in 2008. During pharmacy school, she was a member of the Rho Chi Honors Society, the American Pharmacists Association, and the Arizona Pharmacists Association. She also served as President of the student chapter of the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International. Following pharmacy school, Lisa completed a post-graduation pharmacy Residency in West Palm Beach, Florida that focused on Ambulatory Care and pharmacy Academia. Prior to joining the PHA team, Lisa served as Professor at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, then as Pharmacy Director for a local community health center.
Lisa is the Residency Program Director at Potter’s House and serves as preceptor for pharmacy students. She is passionate about teaching and training future pharmacists in community pharmacy, particularly regarding the incorporation of nutritional supplements and lifestyle modifications into patient care. She collaborates with local health care providers to review patients’ hormone laboratory values and clinical signs and symptoms and assists with development of treatment regimens. Lisa is a member of the Arizona Pharmacy Alliance, the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists, and the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International. Lisa was drawn to Potter’s House because of the focus on individualized patient care and the opportunity to incorporate Christ into her career.
Lisa is a wife and mother of four children. She enjoys reading, camping, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Alexander Forbes earned his PharmD degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona in 2015. During pharmacy school, he was a member of the American Pharmacists Association and the Arizona Pharmacists Association. He discovered his passion for compounding during pharmacy school and chose to pursue a career with Potter's House Apothecary after completing an experiential education rotation internship with the company during his final year as a pharmacy student. Alex was quickly recognized as crucial part of the PHA team and joined the team of professionals at Potter's House upon graduation.
As a pharmacist, he believes that customized medications through compounding are an essential part of patient care. He is passionate about his role as a compounding pharmacist at Potter's House because he feels that patient care is much more focused on the individual's needs, and has seen that personalized medications allow patients to achieve better health outcomes. He is enthusiastic about the role of compounding in customized patient care and is excited for what compounding may bring for the future of pharmacy.
In his spare time, Alex enjoys studying music and playing guitar. He also has an interest in the media arts and spends time with video and photo editing and other creative projects.
Dr. Madison Karr earned her PharmD degree from the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy at the University of Hawaii at Hilo in 2015. During her time in Hawaii, Madison was very active in several professional leadership and service activities. She served as community service chair for a professional fraternity, organizing over 25 events serving hundreds of Hilo residents. As Vice President of a pharmacy leadership society, Phi Lambda Sigma, she helped fellow pharmacy students develop professional and leadership skills. Through these experiences, she gained substantial skills in personalized patient care and pharmacy leadership.
From the start of her time at pharmacy school, she had a passion for independent pharmacy, especially in the compounding field. She feels that a career at Potter’s House Apothecary is the perfect match for her because it allows her to work closely with patients, providers and co-workers, create individualized medications, and to pursue lifelong learning. She is passionate about women’s health, hormone therapy, and the health benefits of over-the-counter supplements. She loves coming to work every day doing something she enjoys.
Outside of pharmacy she loves to spend time with her family, bake, and practice yoga.
Dr. Sabrina Hormann earned her PharmD degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona in 2016. During pharmacy school, she discovered her passion for compounding and independent pharmacy. Sabrina loves the flexibility that she has at Potter’s House to provide individualized care and service to each patient and provider.
Sabrina is passionate about healthcare accessibility and volunteers as a preceptor for HOME (Health Outreach through Medication and Education), providing healthcare to the Valley homeless population. She is also an active member of the UMOM Young Professionals Council.
During her spare time, Sabrina loves to spend time with her family, hike, and read.