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Iowa Board of Pharmacy
400 S.W. Eighth Street, Suite E
Des Moines, IA 50309-4688

Our phone and fax numbers:
PHONE:  (515) 281-5944
FAX:  (515) 281-4609

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday, and official State Holidays

Board of Pharmacy Staff Contact Information

Andrew Funk, Executive Director
(515) 281-5944

Terry Witkowski, Executive Officer
(515) 281-6676

Mitch Barnett, Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) - Associate Director

Melissa Carstens, Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) Administrator
(515) 725-3492

Rebecca Carlson, Iowa Monitoring Program for Pharmacy Professionals (IMP3) Case Manager
(515) 725-2253

Amanda Woltz, Administrative Assistant 
(515) 281-6674

Licensing Specialists:

Sharon Smith
(515) 725-3487
​CSA registrations and Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) support.

Deb McClure
(515) 242-5140
Resident and Nonresident Pharmacy Licensing and Nonresident PIC Registration

Deb McClure
(515) 242-3272
Wholesale Distributor, 3PL, Outsourcing Facility, and Limited Distributor Licensing

Dakota Waltz
Technician and Technician Trainee Registration

Melanie Givens
(515) 281-5088
Intern Registration, Initial Pharmacist Licensure, Pharmacist Renewal, and Pharmacy Support Person Registration

Office Main Phone Line: 515-281-5944
Office Fax Machine: 515-281-4609

Laura Steffensmeier, Assistant Attorney General

Southeast Iowa

Curt Gerhold, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (319) 310-8870
Territory: Appanoose, Benton, Clarke, Davis, Decatur, Henry, Iowa, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Keokuk, Lee, Lucas, Mahaska, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Poweshiek, Tama, Van Buren, Wapello, Washington, and Wayne

North Central

Mark Mather, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (319) 929-8735
Territory: Black Hawk, Bremer, Butler, Cerro Gordo, Chickasaw, Floyd, Franklin, Grundy, Hamilton, Hardin, Howard, Linn, Mitchell, Worth, and Wright

Eastern Iowa

Jim Wolfe, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (319) 929-6067
Territory: Allamakee, Buchanan, Cedar, Clayton, Clinton, Delaware, Des Moines, Dubuque, Fayette, Jackson, Jones, Louisa, Muscatine, Scott and Winneshiek

Southwest Iowa

Jennifer Tiffany, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: 515-729-2462
Territory: Adair, Adams, Audubon, Cass, Dallas, Fremont, Guthrie,Harrison, Madison, Mills, Montgomery, Page, Pottawattamie, Ringgold, Shelby, Story, Taylor, Union, and Warren

Northwest Iowa

Maggie Phelps, Pharm.D.
Cell Phone: 712-320-2156
Territory: Boone, Buena Vista, Calhoun, Carroll, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Dickinson, Emmet, Greene, Hancock, Humboldt, Ida, Kossuth, Lyon, Monona,  O’Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Webster, Winnebago, and Woodbury

Polk County

Cell Phone: (515) 313-5195
Zip Codes: 50309, 50310, 50311, 50312, 50314, 50324 (part Des Moines and Windsor Heights) 

Jennifer Tiffany, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: 515-729-2462
Zip Codes: 50266, 50325, 50323 (the zip codes that have overlap with Dallas Co. (West Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale 50323)

Jean M. Rhodes, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (515) 729-2461
Zip Codes: 50313, 50315, 50316, 50317, 50320, 50321, 50111 (part of Des Moines and Grimes)

Sue Mears, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (515) 408-7824
Zip Codes: 50009, 50021, 50023, 50327, 50131, 50169, 50266, 50265, 50322 (Altoona, Ankeny, Pleasant Hill, Mitchellville, Johnston, Polk City, WDM 50265, Urbandale 50322)

Territory Assignment for Hospital Pharmacies, Compounding Pharmacies, and Nuclear Pharmacies

Divided by Interstate 35

Eastern Iowa

Cell Phone: (515) 313-5195
Counties along Interstate 35 Division: Cerro Gordo, Franklin, Hardin, Jasper, Lucas, Marion, Marshall, Wayne, and Worth

Western Iowa

Jean M. Rhodes, R.Ph.
Cell Phone: (515) 729-2461
Counties along Interstate 35 Division: Clarke, Decator,  Hamilton, Hancock, Polk, Story, Warren, Winnebago, and Wright