Dr. Mark Newberry

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Dr. Mark Newberry, Vice Chair, graduated from The University of Texas College of Pharmacy with a Pharm.D. degree in 2003. Dr. Newberry is a native Austinite and is a third generation owner and president of Tarrytown Pharmacy that has been in operation in Austin since December 6, 1941. Dr. Newberry’s grandfather, Jack Newberry, and father, Brian Newberry, also a UT College of Pharmacy graduate, owned and operated the store before him. In 2008, under Dr. Newberry’s leadership, McKesson Drug Company awarded Tarrytown Pharmacy the South Region Pharmacy of the Year for its commitment to patients and community service. It was the first time a pharmacy in Texas was given that honor. Before joining the advisory council, Dr. Newberry served on the College of Pharmacy’s Admissions Committee for five years and continues to serve on multiple community organization boards including the Stephen F. Austin Society, The Casis Elementary Action Committee, and the SFA Athletic Excellence Fund.