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Medipack Pharmacy Has a Team of Highly Trained Experts to Support You

Our professional staff includes some of the best and most knowledgeable pharmacy professionals in the business. With extensive training and years of experience, Medipack Pharmacy's professional staff is a valuable resource delivering the highest level of service, support & success in the industry.


  • Richard Whitesell, RPh, MBA

    Richard Whitesell, RPh, MBA

    Chief Operating Officer

    Location: Medipack Pharmacy Division: Senior Management/Administration Get in touch with me

    Richard J. (Rick) Whitesell currently serves as Chief Operating Officer and Director at Medipack Pharmacy.  Rick studied at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at UNC Chapel Hill, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy in 1986, and at Wake Forest University, where he earned a Masters in Business Administration in 1991. Over the course of his 32 year career, Rick has worked in multiple sectors of pharmacy including Hospital, Retail, Pharmaceutical Sales, and Long Term Care Pharmacy.  Rick discovered his passion for Long Term Care Pharmacy in 1993 and he has been actively managing Long Term Care pharmacies ever since.  While he takes great pride in being a successful businessperson, Rick's greatest love is taking care of his residents, his nursing facility customers, and his employees.  Rick and his family currently reside in Advance, NC.



  • Sarah S. Weisner, Pharm.D

    Sarah S. Weisner, Pharm.D

    Director of Clinical Services

    Location: Medipack Pharmacy Division: Senior Management/Administration Get in touch with me

    Sarah Weisner is the Director of Clinical Services for Medipack Pharmacy.  Sarah is responsible for the oversight of Medipack’s Clinical Services, as well as any initiatives and collaborations between Medipack’s customers and our community partners.  Sarah is also responsible for oversight of creating clinical programs and initiatives that will help improve the quality of care that Medipack, as well as their partners provides.  She implements and monitors these clinical programs and initiatives to help improve quality and financial outcomes, while ensuring regulatory compliance.  Sarah holds a Doctorate of Pharmacy from Campbell University and has been in the Long Term Care arena for almost 14 years as both a clinical consultant pharmacist and currently Director of Clinical Services.  Sarah currently resides in Greensboro, NC.



  • Doug Cruitt, MBA-HCM

    Doug Cruitt, MBA-HCM

    Director of Strategic Development

    Location: Medipack Pharmacy Division: Strategy Management Get in touch with me

    Doug Cruitt is the Director of Strategic Development at Medipack Pharmacy.  He is responsible for creating & executing on strategic sales & marketing initiatives in order to establish new partnerships throughout Medipack’s service area.  He graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2005 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Marketing & Communications and earned his MBA in Healthcare Management from WGU in 2020.  Originally from a small town in rural Illinois, Doug has lived in North Carolina since 2007 where he has worked in various arenas within the healthcare industry including long term care, home health, DME, and he has led multiple healthcare technology startups.   Throughout Doug’s 13+ years in healthcare, his passion has always been to identify ways to improve the lives of those around him and works tirelessly to create solutions for problems that individuals and organizations may face.

    Doug and his family currently reside in Winston-Salem, NC

Please contact Medipack Pharmacy with any questions.