Jocelyn Konrad was named executive vice president and chief pharmacy officer in October 2019. Konrad is responsible for pharmacy operations and clinical services, market access, pharmacy purchasing, government and regulatory affairs, workforce management, service excellence, pharmacy field team management and the development, implementation and management of new pharmacy initiatives. Konrad also oversees Rite Aid subsidiary, Health Dialog and, is responsible for Elixir mail and Elixir specialty pharmacy. A registered pharmacist and retail pharmacy veteran with more than 25 years of experience, Konrad began her career in pharmacy in 1992, serving as a pharmacist for Thrift Drug Pharmacy. In 1997, she joined Eckerd Pharmacy as a district manager and held this role through 2007 when Eckerd was acquired by Rite Aid Corporation. During her time at Rite Aid, Konrad has held a variety of roles including district pharmacy manager, regional pharmacy vice president, vice president of health care initiatives, group vice president of pharmacy initiatives and clinical services, and most recently, executive vice president, overseeing pharmacy and retail operations and asset protection.
Konrad holds a bachelor’s of pharmacy degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science.