About

Leadership

Ken Fields, PharmD

CEO

Ken has served as CEO of Appro-Rx since 2008 and has been part of the management team since 2004. Ken is a Graduate of the Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University, and also serves as Clinical Director of Appro-Rx. He oversees benefit services, member and pharmacy helpdesk, and all clinical aspects of the organization and clinical implementation. Ken’s experience as a pharmacy owner has given him the necessary tools to ensure proper plan design, cost savings and clinical education. Through his work at Appro-Rx, Ken was named the National Entrepreneur of the Year in the Pharmacy Profession by Pharmacy Times Magazine, Parata Systems and The Next Generation Pharmacist.

Kyle Fields

President/COO

Kyle has been the owner of Appro-Rx since 2008 and has served as President and COO since 2010. Kyle as President and COO oversees all aspects of the daily operations at Appro-Rx including sales, plan implementation, call-center operations, member and pharmacy help desk, contract negotiations, client retention and acquisition, government relations, and quality control.

Lauren Bunn

Chief Business Development Manager

Lauren as the Appro-Rx Business Development Manager Identifies and helps to develop strategic relationships with partners or potential customers. Assists in the management of the marketing, sales and product development teams to implement business development initiatives. Lauren is given a wide degree of creativity and latitude at Appro-Rx and she is a valuable asset to the company and Appro-Rx is proud that we can rely on her PBM knowledge, experience and judgment to lead the company in the right direction. Lauren holds a Bachelors Degree in Biology from the University of Cincinnati and is a Certified Pharmacy Technician.

The Profero
Clinical Program Management Team

  • Marc A. Sweeney, R.Ph., Pharm.D., M.Div.
  • Patricia D. Sweeney, R.Ph., M.A.C.C.P.
  • Ken Fields, PharmD, R.Ph.
  • Mark Messer, PharmD
  • Ellen Fields, PharmD
  • Jim Fields, R.Ph.
  • John Stanovich, R.Ph.
  • George Hill, R.Ph., Pharmacist Consultant
  • Ernest Boyd, Pharm.D. (Hon), R.Ph., M.B.A
  • Danielle Baker, (CU Pharm.D. Intern)
  • Nathan Luce, Pharm.D.
  • Juanita Draime, Pharm.D.
  • Chelsea Manion, Pharm.D., R.Ph.
  • Aleda M. H. Chen, PharmD, MS, PhD
  • Janice Marsteller, R.Ph., Pharm.D., M.S.A.
  • McKenzie Shenk (CU Pharm.D. Intern)
  • Trevor Stump (CU Pharm.D. Intern)
  • Alyssa Burton (OSU Pharm.D. Intern)