Dr. Andy Bowman is the Director of Continuing Professional Education and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. He is also a part-time community pharmacist at Walgreens in Angier, NC.
Dr. Bowman began his journey in the profession of pharmacy in 1985 at age 16 with a part-time job at Revco Discount Drug in Roanoke, VA. After being mentored by a number of veteran pharmacists, he decided to pursue a career in Pharmacy at Campbell University School of Pharmacy, where he graduated with his Doctor of Pharmacy in 1993.
His professional career began at Kroger Pharmacy in Roanoke, Virginia. He has an extensive retail management and operations background developed while serving as a Pharmacy Coordinator for Kroger. He also hosted a weekly pharmacy question and answer radio show on WFIR 960 AM. After a seven-year tenure with Kroger, Dr. Bowman returned to his alma mater in 2000 as the Director of Continuing Education. Along with his responsibilities as an administrator at Campbell, he teaches courses in Patient Counseling, Advanced Patient Counseling, Pharmaceutical Calculations, and Interpersonal Skills. He is also an APhA Certified Immunization Trainer.
During his tenure at Campbell, Dr. Bowman has continued his involvement in radio broadcasting. From 2007 until 2011, he hosted a monthly pharmacy radio show at WFNC 107.3 FM in Fayetteville. In 2011, he coupled his love for collegiate athletics and his experience in broadcasting when he was asked to serve as color commentator for the Campbell University Fighting Camels football games. During the 2012 season, Andy moved down to the field to serve as the sideline reporter, a position he still serves in today.
Dr. Bowman has held numerous leadership pharmacy positions in North Carolina including: Chairman and Board of Directors member for the North Carolina Pharmacist Recovery Network (NCPRN), Vice-President of the Harnett County Pharmaceutical Association, Board of Directors for the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists (NCAP). He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Physicians Health Program (NCPHP).
Dr. Bowman is a past Chairman of the Board of Directors at Cape Fear Christian Academy in Erwin, NC, where his daughters attended school. Dr. Bowman and his family reside in Buies Creek in Harnett County, North Carolina.