The 2019 CPhA Election Results Are In!

The 2019 CPhA election cycle has come to a close, ballots have been tallied and certified by the Elections Committee, and we are pleased to announce the results.

Thank you to all CPhA members who voted in this year’s election. The turnout for CPhA elections continues to grow each year, and we thank you for your engagement in this important process.

Congratulations to all the candidates, and in particular, the following individuals who were selected by their peers to fulfill these important positions!

The newly elected Board of Trustees and Special Interest Group Leadership will be installed into office at CPhA’s annual House of Delegates meeting on September 14-15 in Sacramento.


Board of Trustees: Officers


Clifford Young, RPh, BCGP, FCPhA

At-Large Board of Trustees 

Eva Ung, PharmD, BCACP, APh

Samuel Lee, PharmD

Student Trustee

Reilly Oki, California Northstate University


Special Interest Group (SIG) Leadership 

Inpatient Care SIG

Scott Harada, PharmD

Community Pharmacy SIG

Dawn Metrisin, PharmD

Pharmacy Ownership SIG

Katherine Bass, PharmD

Compounding Pharmacy SIG

Ranel Larsen, PharmD

Long-term Care SIG

George Do, PharmD


Special Notice:

There will be a run off election for Ambulatory Care SIG. Delegates present at the House of Delegates will be asked to cast votes on site to determine the Chair-Elect for Ambulatory Care SIG.

Please join us at House of Delegates to support your colleagues as they are installed into office!


Getting involved in the Association is simple. The California Pharmacists Association Election Committee is seeking candidates for open positions on the CPhA Board of Trustees and the Special Interest Groups (SIG). 

With all of the exciting changes and forward progress this past year, we are looking for members to help lead our efforts to sustain this momentum in the future. If you are interested in applying, or if you would like to nominate a colleague for an elected position, please complete the Desire to Serve form below.

What do you need to be successful in a leadership position?

Enthusiasm; dedication to the long term vision of pharmacy practice; and a passion to lead a brighter, stronger tomorrow.  We invite you to serve in one of the following positions:

  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Trustee-at-Large
  • Student Trustee 
  • Special Interest Groups (SIG) Chair and Chair-Elect

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sheila Johnston at sjohnston@cpha.com or (916) 779-4507. Thank you!

Pat Person, RPh  
Past President
Election Committee Chair

Jon R. Roth MS, CAE
Chief Executive Officer

Desire to Serve Form

Step 1 of 6 - Personal Information

  • If you have not yet received a degree, please list the degree you are working towards.
  • If you are not currently working, please type N/A.
  • Preferably your Strength-Finder strengths