Herman Crotwell - Pharmacist / Owner
Herman has been a Pharmacist at James Drug Store since 1957 and became the owner in 1971. He attended Walker High School and Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama where he graduated with a BS in Pharmacy. In his free time, Herman does gardening, participates in church activities and spends time with his family.
Patrick Brian - Pharmacist in Charge
Patrick has been with us at James Drug Store for the past 44 years. Certified in Immunization, his current responsibilities include management of the store, compounding and immunizations. He went to Walker High School and got his BS in Pharmacy from the University of Louisiana Monroe. In his spare time, Patrick likes to travel, play golf and spend time with his family and participate in church activities.
Joy Simcoe - Staff Pharmacist
Joy has been working for us for the past 9 years. Her main responsibilities include helping customers with drug interactions, potential side effects and answering questions about prescriptions and over-the-counter products. Joy has a total of 16 years of industry-related experience including working as a Pharmacist for Walgreens and Health Alliance. She went to Belaire High School, completed her BS in Pharmacy from the University of Louisiana Monroe. Joy loves the outdoors, LSU Football, Louisiana Saints Football, family time, traveling and music.
Kevin Gamble - Staff Pharmacist
Kevin is our Compounding patient counseling expert. He completed his BS in Pharmacy and Pharm.D. from Auburn University. He has been with James Drug Store for the past 9 years and has 13 years of experience including working for Albertson’s. His hobbies include sports and spending time with his family.
Dara Dedon Wilson - Staff Pharmacist
Dara is in charge of compounding patient counseling and input prescriptions at James Drug Store. She has a total of 7 years of experience in this industry including 4 years with us. Her previous employers include CVS and Albertson’s. Dara completed her undergraduate education from Louisiana State University and Pharm.D. from the University of Louisiana Monroe. She is a fan of LSU Football and Louisiana Saints Football and likes to read in her spare time.