Meet Our Staff

 
Steve Lane, Pharm. D

Steve Lane, Pharm. D

Steve Lane, Pharm. D. graduated from University of Tennessee at Memphis in 1993 with a Doctorate of Pharmacy. He started working for Wilson Pharmacy/ProCompounding Pharmacy upon graduation and began compounding in 1997 after being certified from the Professional Compounding Centers of America in Houston, Texas (PCCA). He has extensive experience in both sterile and non-sterile compounding. Steve routinely educates men and women regarding Hormone Replacement Therapy and provides dosing recommendations to their physicians.
 
Perry Ripple, Pharm. D

Perry Ripple, Pharm. D.

Perry Ripple, Pharm. D. graduated from Campbell School of Pharmacy in 1993 with a Doctorate of Pharmacy. His previous experiences include working in hospital, retail, and home infusion pharmacies. He started working with Wilson Pharmacy/ProCompounding Pharmacy in April of 2007 and became Operations Manager in March of 2008. Perry is dedicated to maintaining a high standard of practice at ProCompounding Pharmacy by diligently working to ensure safety and compliance. He maintains a regional knowledge of regulatory and legal matters through his licensure in 8 states.
 
Jessica James, Pharm. D

Jessica James, Pharm. D

Jessica James, Pharm. D. has been dedicated to the art of compounding for over 15 years. With her expertise in formulation development and third party billing, she has developed numerous compounded medications. She works routinely with providers to educate and create customized medications to fulfill the needs of each individual patient when traditional treatments have been exhausted. Jessica graduated from Nova Southeastern University in 2001 with a Doctorate in Pharmacy. She has experience in pharmacy management, long term care, retail and compounding. Jessica joined the ProCompounding team as a pharmacist in 2016 and looks forward to her continued service to the profession of pharmacy
 
Tandy Branham, Pharm. D

Tandy Branham, Pharm. D

Tandy Branham, Pharm. D. completed the majority of his undergraduate coursework at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, while working full time in pharmacy. He then made the admirable decision to enlist into the United States Marine Corps. He was stationed in Southern California for four years, during which time he completed deployments to both Iraq and Afghanistan. Tandy graduated from the Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy at East Tennessee State University with a Doctorate in Pharmacy in 2017. He began working for ProCompounding Pharmacy shortly thereafter. Outside of work, Tandy enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter.
 
Whitney Larkin

Whitney Larkin

Whitney Larkin joined ProCompounding Pharmacy in 2007 as the Sales and Marketing Representative. She works with area physicians to establish relationships and educate them on compounded medications. Whitney attends yearly educational seminars at Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA), including Marketing Symposium and International Seminar. Whitney received her Bachelors in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing Communications from East Tennessee State University in 2006.
 
Sara Allen

Sara Allen, CPhT

Sara Allen, CPhT, serves as internal support for our marketing team and helps make possible the professional and individualized attention we are able to offer patients and providers. She has been a valued member of the ProCompounding family since 2011 and has worked in pharmacy since 2001. Sara has extensive experience in marketing and advertising, compounding, and has contributed in building the large number of patient relationships we have today. She also helps to assist with implementing compounded medication into providers’ EMR systems. She is originally from Birmingham, AL and received her BS in Mass Communications from The University of Montevallo.
 
Barry Garner

Barry Garner

Barry Garner is the sales representative for Kentucky and Central Tennessee. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and has over 35 years of sales experience with the past seven being focused on compounding sales. Barry looks forward to many years promoting the growth of ProCompounding Pharmacy in the Kentucky/Tennessee area. Outside of work, Barry is an avid golfer, hunter, and competitive marksman. He and his wife are the proud parents of two daughters and resides in KY.
 
Mike Mixon

Mike Mixon

Mike Mixon is a member of our sales team for the Knoxville and Chattanooga market. He studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tennessee and has been successfully committed to the fast paced medical sales environment for the past 14 years. Recognizing that he was a natural fit, along with his passion for medical sales, lead Mike to join the ProCompounding team in 2017. In his free time, Mike loves to spend time with his family and play golf. Grateful for an amazing group at ProCompounding, Mike is excited to help grow the Knoxville and Chattanooga market.
 
Angela Buckner

Angela Buckner

Angela Buckner is the marketing representative for North Carolina and is a native of a small town in Western North Carolina. While working full-time in the financial industry, Angela diligently attended night classes for 10 years to obtain a Bachelors of Business Administration. Her strong business values and excellent communications skills have enabled her to build relationships in the community. Angela takes initiative to help meet the needs of the provider’s, their staff and ultimately, the patients. After 12 years in the sales market, Angela joined the ProCompounding Pharmacy family in 2014. With her drive, optimism, and charismatic charm she has established ProCompounding Pharmacy as a standard in Western North Carolina.
 
Marty White

Marty White

Marty White is a member of our sales team in the Tri-Cities and Southeast Virginia market. He has over 15 years of pharmaceutical sales and marketing experience with five of those in the compounding area. Marty joined our team in 2016 and thrives on the solution oriented nature of our business. He loves to hunt and fish and is a community group leader at a local church.
 
Linda Helm, RN, CWCA

Linda Helm, RN, CWCA

Linda Helm, RN, CWCA, graduated from the University of Arkansas with a nursing degree and received her wound certification at Emory University in Atlanta. She has been dedicated to the nursing profession for over 20 years. Through her experience as a surgical nurse, she acquired skills and knowledge that helped her meet the needs of patients and physicians. This detail to quality care has led her to become a knowledgeable marketing representative. Linda joined the ProCompounding team in August 2017 as a Western North Carolina sales representative. She looks forward to a satisfying career helping physicians with their compounding needs.