Thomas Sherrer Thomas Sherrer is a 2015 Doctor of Pharmacy candidate from Mercer University College of Pharmacy in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to beginning his pharmacy education at Mercer Thomas attended the University of Georgia where he received a Bachelor's in Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance. Thomas grew up in Marietta, Georgia, where both his mother and father are independent pharmacists. They have been active on state and national levels of pharmacy advocacy throughout their careers. Thomas was raised in community pharmacy and from observing his parents active involvement in pharmacy he found his interest in the profession. Through his pharmacy experiences he has seen the importance of the pharmacist-patient relationship and the value a pharmacist provides in the patient care arena. During his college career he also worked in several independent pharmacies in Athens, Georgia. His experiences taught him the importance of helping others and also the value of giving back to the profession by advocating for a successful future for pharmacy.

Thomas worked as an intern for both his United States Senator and Congressman where he learned firsthand how crucial political involvement is to the profession of pharmacy. Currently, Thomas serves as the President of his NCPA chapter, and also serves on the APhA-ASP Mercer Chapter Board of Directors as the Scholarship Chair. In addition to his school involvement he also volunteers with the Good Samaritan Health Clinic and is an active member of the Marietta First United Methodist Church. He is excited about the opportunity to serve on the NCPA Student Leadership Council. Thomas looks forward to working with other students in learning the tools needed to allow him to participate in shaping the future of pharmacy and to give back to a profession that has had such a great impact in his life.

Email - jtsherrer@gmail.com