Dr. Kevin Borg, Pharm D, FIACP, FACA, earned his doctorate in pharmacy at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy – Glendale, Arizona in 2001. As a pharmacy student he was a member of the Rho Chi Honor Society and received many awards including the Pfizer Outstanding Leadership Award and the Roche Pharmacy Communications Award. As an alumnus, Kevin was presented with the prestigious Littlejohn Award by Midwestern University that honors the values of service, caring, and commitment to the industry. Dr. Borg started his career in retail pharmacy and later became the founding pharmacist-in-charge for a mail-order pharmacy specializing in the care of injured workers.
In April of 2009, he realized his lifetime goal and opened Potter’s House Apothecary in Peoria, Arizona as President and CEO. This PCAB accredited compounding–only pharmacy business model has allowed Kevin to pursue his passion of assisting patients who present unique treatment needs. Areas of specialty at Potter’s House include: BHRT, Pain Management, Autism/Mitochondrial Disorders, thyroid disorders and sterile compounding. The 14,000 square foot, state of the art compounding facility opened in October 2015 and supports 50 employees, seats 50+ for educational seminars and remains very active in community outreach.
Dr. Borg has been peer nominated and sits on the PCCA Advisory Council, IACP Board of Directors, NCPA Compounding Committee and the Midwestern University Dean’s Advisory Board. In 2014 Potter’s House Apothecary was recognized for three local business awards including the ASU W.P. Carey School of Business Spirit of Enterprise for Excellence in Entrepreneurship as a finalist. Phoenix Business Journal recognized Potter’s House Apothecary as one of the Top 10 Best Places to work for small business and as one of the Top 15 Fastest Growing Businesses in Arizona. Potter’s House Apothecary also serves as a teaching pharmacy by precepting interns on a monthly basis to further the art and profession of compounding. The level of personal and community satisfaction can only be described as phenomenal!
Kevin’s real passion is in serving his community through Potter’s House. He is completely dedicated to his patients and staff. The Potter’s House team shows support to the Mitochondrial Community by participating in fundraisers such as walks and in 2014 hosted a Cream Mito event. The success of Potter’s House has created a sharing platform Dr. Borg uses to mentor and collaborate with other pharmacy professionals to promote safe, quality, evidence-based compounding. Dr. Borg is a member of Vistage and regularly participates in private, small group seminars and national speaking engagements. He participates annually in Compounders on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. to lobby on behalf of his profession and advocates making sure patients have access to compounded medication.
Kevin is a devoted, father and friend. He enjoys quality time with his family and playing golf.
Dr. Lisa Sims earned her Pharm.D. degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona in 2008. During pharmacy school, she was a member of the Rho Chi Honors Society, the American Pharmacists Association, and the Arizona Pharmacists Association. She also served as President of the student chapter of the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International. Following pharmacy school, Lisa completed a post-graduation pharmacy Residency in West Palm Beach, Florida that focused on Ambulatory Care and pharmacy Academia. Prior to joining the PHA team, Lisa served as Professor at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, then as Pharmacy Director for a community health center.
Lisa is the Pharmacist Manager and Residency Program Director at Potter’s House and serves as preceptor for pharmacy students. She is passionate about teaching and training future pharmacists in community pharmacy, particularly regarding the incorporation of nutritional supplements and lifestyle modifications into patient care. Lisa provides clinical consultations on hormone replacement therapy to our patients and works with health care providers to develop customized treatment regimens. Lisa is a member of the Arizona Pharmacy Alliance, the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists, and the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International.
Lisa is a wife and mother of four children. She enjoys reading, camping, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Alexander Forbes earned his PharmD degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona in 2015. During pharmacy school, he was a member of the American Pharmacists Association and the Arizona Pharmacists Association. He discovered his passion for compounding during pharmacy school and chose to pursue a career with Potter's House Apothecary after completing an experiential education rotation internship with the company during his final year as a pharmacy student. Alex was quickly recognized as crucial part of the PHA team and joined the team of professionals at Potter's House upon graduation.
As a pharmacist, he believes that customized medications through compounding are an essential part of patient care. He is passionate about his role as a compounding pharmacist at Potter's House because he feels that patient care is much more focused on the individual's needs, and has seen that personalized medications allow patients to achieve better health outcomes. He is enthusiastic about the role of compounding in customized patient care and is excited for what compounding may bring for the future of pharmacy.
In his spare time, Alex enjoys studying music and playing guitar. He also has an interest in the media arts and spends time with video and photo editing and other creative projects.
Dr. Madison Stevens earned her PharmD degree from the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy at the University of Hawaii at Hilo in 2015. During her time in Hawaii, Madison was very active in several professional leadership and service activities. She served as community service chair for a professional fraternity, organizing over 25 events serving hundreds of Hilo residents. As Vice President of a pharmacy leadership society, Phi Lambda Sigma, she helped fellow pharmacy students develop professional and leadership skills. Through these experiences, she gained substantial skills in personalized patient care and pharmacy leadership.
From the start of her time at pharmacy school, she had a passion for independent pharmacy, especially in the compounding field. She feels that a career at Potter’s House Apothecary is the perfect match for her because it allows her to work closely with patients, providers and co-workers, create individualized medications, and to pursue lifelong learning. She is passionate about women’s health, hormone therapy, and the health benefits of over-the-counter supplements. She loves coming to work every day doing something she enjoys.
Outside of pharmacy she loves to spend time with her family, bake, and practice yoga.
Dr. Christine Lewis earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Midwestern University College of Pharmacy-Glendale in 2017. As a student Christine was a member of the American Pharmacist’s Association, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, and Arizona Pharmacist Association. Christine completed a post-graduation pharmacy residency at Potter’s House Apothecary/ Midwestern University. She was Potter’s House Apothecary’s first resident.
Christine found her passion for functional medicine during her residency and is committed to helping patients find the root cause of their symptoms to reverse their condition. She collaborates with other healthcare providers to help patients optimize hormone therapy, maximize health through supplement therapy, and address lifestyle factors that can contribute to chronic disease. She is currently training with The Institute of Functional Medicine to become a certified functional medicine practitioner. Christine also found a passion for teaching and serves as a community partner with Midwestern University, teaches a functional medicine elective course to pharmacy students, and serves as a preceptor to pharmacy students.
Christine is a wife and mother of three children. She enjoys spending time with family, learning about functional medicine, and helping her family improve their health.
Dr. Michael Sun earned his PharmD degree from the University of the Pacific – Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy in Stockton, California in 2018. During his last year of pharmacy school, he discovered his passion for compounding and independent pharmacy after several experiential education rotation internships with various community pharmacies in California. This discovery would eventually lead Michael to Glendale, Arizona to do a post-graduate residency training program. He is excited to have the opportunity to learn from the leaders in compounding pharmacy at Potter’s House Apothecary.
Michael believes compounding pharmacy is important to the health care team because of the opportunity to help treat patients who have specific health needs. He is excited to play a role in providing personalized care to meet each individual patient’s needs, and he hopes he can provide exemplary care to the patients at Potter’s House Apothecary.
During his spare time, Michael enjoys hiking, watching sports, and playing basketball.