Who We Are
A native of Stuttgart, Arkansas, Dave attended Oklahoma State University in Stillwater before moving on to the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center’s School of Pharmacy. After graduating in 1986, he worked for Hospital Discount Pharmacy in Edmond, where he cultivated an interest in compounding and problem-solving. Dave has completed specialized training in bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, clinical nutrition, and various forms of pharmaceutical compounding. In August of 1998, he opened Innovative Pharmacy Solutions, in order to focus on these specialties. Outside of health and nutrition, Dave’s primary forms of relaxation include mowing and maintaining his two-plus acre yard and taking naps in movie theaters. He lives in Edmond with his wife, Kristen, also a pharmacist and a member of the OUHSC School of Pharmacy faculty. They are active in their church and enjoy spending time family and friends. Dave and Kristen are the proud parents of two daughters and two sons, along with a one-eyed Bichon F rise named Lilly.
Raised in Fort Gibson, OK, Kyle attended Northeastern State University and received a B.S.in Chemistry in 1996 and then graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy in 2000. In the Spring of 2017, he became certified as a Veterinary Specialist through the Comprehensive Core Concepts in Compounding program by Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA). Kyle joined IPS in the summer of 2019 bringing his extensive knowledge of compounding pharmacy with the focus on Veterinary care, wound care, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy and so much more! His career experiences include working in independent retail, chain retail, hospital and compounding pharmacy practices. He has also served as a consultant to chemical wholesalers and pharmacies across the country for compounding-related issues. Kyle has been married to his beautiful wife, Michele, for 24 years. Michele and Kyle have two children, whom they adopted, as well as a rescue Shih Tzu/Terrier named Lilly, which helps keep them young and on the go! In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, reading, and spending time with family.
Originally from Perkins, Oklahoma, Christie has lived in the Guthrie area for over 17 years and has worked as a pharmacy technician since 2006. She joined the IPS team in the spring of 2016. She loves working with patients and meeting new people, and in her spare time, she enjoys reading, crafts, and knitting, and can name all 50 states in alphabetical order. Christie has been married to her husband, Matt, for 24 years, and they are the parents of two daughters, one son, and four dogs: Barney, Sully, Finney and Daisy. Christie and her husband love being “Lolli and Pop” to their wonderful grandchildren, Easton and Emersyn.
Originally from Billings, Montana, Laurie already had over two decades of pharmacy experience under her belt when she joined the staff of IPS in the fall of 2016. In addition, Laurie is certified as an Administrative Medical Assistant and also in Fitness and Nutrition as a Personal Trainer. Her hobbies include weight training, interior decorating, and floral arranging. She and her husband, Robert, are the proud parents of two grown sons. Laurie and Robert’s family is still growing with the addition of an amazing daughter-in-law and the sweetest, happiest, and cutest granddaughter, Rosie Kate. They are anxiously waiting for the arrival of a grandson early this summer.
Born in Texas but raised in Guthrie, OK, Miranda is the newest member of the Innovative Pharmacy Team. She enjoys being able to compound medications to give our patients the care and quality that they deserve. Miranda says that she loves the sense of family and togetherness the team provides, while having the opportunity to actually work alongside her mom. Her household has four dogs, Sully, Barney, Finney and Daisy Lou, but Daisy is the one she claims is hers and hers alone! Miranda’s hobbies include playing percussion, knitting and crochet, creating new looks with make-up and learning Spanish. Her favorite quote is: “Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.”-Buddha
Ann Abraham Borden
Brand Warrior (front end manager)
Born and raised in Oklahoma City, Ann has been with Innovative Pharmacy for a year and a half. She has already worked her way up from clerk to Front End Manager. She is an essential and vital key member of our team. Her goal is to continue to learn more about nutritional and supplemental care to help benefit our patients. Ann is the mother of 3 children, Alexis, Colette and Callum, and also has a three and half year-old grandson Ezra along with the cutest 10 month old chiweenie named Meiko. Ann enjoys gardening, concerts, road trips, antiquing and collecting vintage clothing. Her favorite quote is: “Let us always meet each other with a smile, for a smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Teresa