Meet Recept

Meet our Executive Team

Carmine DeNardo, R.Ph. - President and Chief Executive Officer

ReceptRx_Executive Since joining ReCept in 2009, Carmine has been responsible for overseeing ReCept’s long term national growth, developing a multi-disciplined team focused on patient care, and integration of strategic initiatives to expand specialty pharmaceutical care to large health systems.

With more than 30 years of executive leadership in both retail and specialized pharmacy services, he was a key industry contributor in defining the “specialty” pharmacy model. Prior to joining ReCept, Carmine served as Chief Operating Officer for TheraCom, a service division of CVS Caremark, and Vice President of CVS Caremark Specialty Operations, overseeing all specialty retail locations across 25 states. Mr. DeNardo earned a BS in Pharmacy from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts

Nicky Otts, R.Ph. - Founder

exec-nicky Nicky founded the Company in 1978 with the acquisition of his first pharmacy, located in Fort Worth, Texas.  He has subsequently purchased, integrated, and operated multiple additional pharmacies and pharmacy files.  He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Southwestern Oklahoma State University with a BS in Pharmacy.  He is a licensed pharmacist in Texas and Colorado, and was recognized in 1998 as Texas Pharmaceutical Association Employer of the Year.

Jeff Brumbaugh - Chief Information Officer

exec-jeff Jeff began his relationship with ReCept in 1986 working for M.E. II Computers where he developed ReCept’s first chain-wide dispensing system. In 2001, Jeff and ReCept’s founder, Nicky Otts, purchased M.E. II Computers. Jeff continued to provide service and development for existing clients and was responsible for sales across Texas.  In addition, Jeff provided consulting services to ReCept’s IT and Operations departments. In 2006, M.E.II Computers merged with ReCept and Jeff took over as information systems leader for ReCept.  Jeff holds a BS in Computer Science from Texas Christian University and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Vaughn Kinosian, R.Ph. - Vice President, Operations

Vaughn joined the ReCept Pharmacy team in 2012 to lead Store and Pharmacy Operations as part of the organization’s vision to execute its growth strategy. Prior to joining ReCept, Vaughn spent 16 years with CVS Caremark in Specialty and Retail Operations. His most recent role was in the Retail Strategic Product Development group, leading projects to advance CVS’ specialty pharmacy and inventory management priorities. Vaughn also served as Director of Specialty Operations, responsible for a $400 million region with 25 locations throughout the East Coast and Midwest in a variety of practice settings including clinic-based, hospital-based and standalone pharmacy locations. Vaughn’s experience includes retail and specialty operations, business development, multi-site management and strategy. Vaughn received a BS in Pharmacy from The University of Rhode Island.

Michelle Sexton - Vice President, Pharmacy Management Business Development

ReceptRx_Executive Michelle joined the ReCept team in June 2014 to develop the Pharmacy Management Division within ReCept Pharmacy. The strategy and initiatives are to expand physician owned pharmacies to 100 in over 30 states over the next five years. Prior to joining ReCept, Michelle spent 17 years with CVS/Caremark in various leadership roles. Her most recent role was National Sales Director, Autoimmune, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, and Transplant where she managed $3.2B book of business. Prior to that she was involved in Hepatitis C, Oncology, Multiple Sclerosis, Growth Hormone, and IVIG. Michelle also played a crucial role in creating and building relationship with manufacturers and setting up trade initiatives for her sales team. Michelle received her undergraduate degree in Business/Marketing from Queens College and her MBA from Nova Southeastern University in Florida.

Jason Lynn, Pharm D. - Vice President, Clinical Services and Trade

ReceptRx_Executive Joining ReCept in 2013, Jason is responsible for leading all clinical and quality services provided to ReCept patients as well as managing manufacturer client relations. Jason has held numerous management positions, primarily in specialty pharmacy and pharmacy benefit management. Responsibilities have included leadership roles in clinical operations, program management, performance management and formulary services offered to Health Plans for Commercial, Medicaid, and Marketplace business lines. Jason’s other past experience includes resident physician education, consultative clinical pharmacy services, and institutional care. Jason earned his Doctor of Pharmacy as well as Bachelor of Science degrees in Pharmacy and Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Jason completed his Pharmacotherapy residency with Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte..

RoxAnn Dominguez, Pharm D.- Vice President, Managed Care

ReceptRx_Executive Recently joining ReCept in June 2015, RoxAnn is accountable for managed care strategy and design. RoxAnn has worked in the managed care setting for over 12 years. She has experience managing Government Programs, Commercial and Exchange business for both pharmacy and medical benefits. Her previous roles include responsibility for specialty strategy for a large PBM, and health plan management of pharmacy, specialty and behavioral health. She executed implementation of URAC, NCQA and Care Management programs for managed care organizations. RoxAnn obtained her B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin, and her Doctorate of Pharmacy from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. She was awarded 2007 TTUHSC Distinguished Alumni Award and TTUHSC Distinguished Hispanic Alumni Award for her work with Medicaid and Behavioral Health.

Clay Keene, MS, MSW- Vice President, Client Services

ReceptRx_Executive Clayton has over twenty years’ experience in healthcare, with a focus in the areas of specialty pharmacy, drug pricing, and public health. As the Director of Business Development at CVS Health, he was a key individual in developing the model and strategy for specialty programs – including 340B contract pharmacy services. Mr. Keene was appointed as the Director of Strategic Planning and Policy in the New York City Mayors office from 2001-2004, focusing on healthcare monitoring, prevention and care services to city residents. Additional previous work experience includes independent healthcare consulting to federal healthcare grant recipients, and the National Director of Sales and Marketing for Stadtlander Specialty Pharmacy. Mr. Keene holds two Master’s Degrees, in Healthcare Management and Social Work, both from New York University.

Angela Carter - Vice President, Human Resources

ReceptRx_Executive Angela Carter joined ReCept in February of 2014 as Senior Director of Human Resources. In this role she is responsible for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the Human Resources function for the Company. Angela possesses over 15 years of progressive human resources management experience most recently serving for nine years as the Director of Human Resources for Kindred at Home, a leading provider of home health and hospice services. Prior to joining Kindred in 2005, Angela held the position of Human Resources Manager at Primedia Workplace Learning, a provider of mission-critical training, education and information solutions for the healthcare, government, industrial and banking sectors. In her previous roles, Angela was responsible for the design and implementation of human resources strategies, policies and processes, resolving employee relations issues, recruiting, training, and the management and administration of employee benefit programs. Angela is a native Texan, and attended the University of North Texas where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.