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Honorary President

2024 recipient Marilyn Osterhaus

The Honorary President is selected each year to recognize a pharmacist’s lengthy and sustained commitment to the Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) and the pharmacy profession in Iowa. The Honorary President is selected by the IPA House of Delegates and serves as a voting member of the IPA Board of Trustees for one year before receiving this special recognition at the Annual Banquet.

CLICK HERE to submit your nomination for 2025.

Past Recipients

2023-24 Marilyn Osterhaus, RPh, Maquoketa
2022-23 Betty Grinde, RPh, Story City
2021-22 Sharon Cashman, RPh, Waverly
2020-21 Dan Murphy, RPh​, Davenport
2019-20 Tony Beraldi, BS Pharm, Council Bluffs
2018-19 John Rovers, PharmD, MIPH, Des Moines
2017-18 June Johnson, BS, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP, BC-ADM, Johnston
2016-17 Jane DeWitt, RPh, Iowa City
2015-16 Dennis Jorgensen, RPh, Panora 
2014-15 Bruce Alexander, PharmD, Iowa City
2013-14 Mark Jones, PharmD, Davenport
2012-13 Linda Krypel, RPh, PharmD, FAPhA, Des Moines
2011-12 Jim McEnany, RPh, Cedar Rapids
2010-11 Dwayne Plender, RPh, Orange City
2009-10 Joe Cunningham, RPh, Waukon
2008-09 Ray Buser, RPh, Fairfax
2007-08 Rick Morrow, PhD, Des Moines
2006-07 Allen Fann, RPh, Atlantic
2005-06 Lloyd Matheson, PhD, Iowa City
2004-05 R. Joseph Mahrenholz, RPh, Panora
2003-04 Russ Johnson, Jr, RPh, West Des Moines
2002-03 Hal Jackson, RPh, Winterset
2001-02 Phyllis Olson, RPh, Des Moines
2000-01 Gus Erickson, RPh, Garner
1999-00 Norm Johnson, RPh, West Des Moines
1998-99 Bill & Shirley Winckler, RPh, Sioux City
1997-98 Phillip Levine, RPh, Des Moines
1996-97 Marion Reis, RPh, Sioux City
1995-96 Jackie Scott, RPh, DeWitt
1994-95 David Carew, RPh, Iowa City
1993-94 Burdeen Withrow, RPh, Des Moines
1992-93 Robert Griffiths, RPh, Spirit Lake
1991-92 Dan Regan, RPh, Waukon
1990-91 Jack Kiburz, RPh, West Des Moines
1989-90 Robert Nedrow, RPh, Sac City
1988-89 Wendle Kerr, RPh, Iowa City
1987-88 Jack Van Norman, RPh, Swea City
1986-87 Wilson Kouba, RPh, Anamosa
1985-86 Dwayne Richards, RPh, Des Moines