Kendra M. Lewis
Region I Facilitator
Kendra Lewis is currently a 4th year pharmacy student at Xavier University of Louisiana located in New Orleans, LA. Though born and raised in Houston, Texas. She received her Bachelor in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Texas Southern University in Houston, Texas. While attending Texas Southern University, she joined Collegiate 100, in which she was involved in several community service initiatives. At the age of 11, she decided that she wanted to be a pharmacist because of the love of chemistry she had and the motivation to use medicine to impact the lives around her.
Kendra has been involved in SNPhA since her P1 at Xavier. She later served as President-Elect and President of XULA SNPhA Chapter. SNPhA was the first organization she joined on Xavier campus because of the sense of family the organization showed to members and service done by XULA SNPhA in the New Orleans community. She attended her first national conference in Las Vegas, NV, where she fell in love with SNPhA even more. She was amazed how chapters across the country were serving their underserved communities. Since being in SNPhA, she has met the most influential and inspiring people, these are reasons why she wanted to join the National Board.
At Xavier, Kendra is also a part of pharmacy, leadership, and service organizations, such as the Rx Peers Orientation Leaders, Alpha Delta Chapter of Pharmacy Leadership Society where she served as secretary and now a Co-Chair of the Leadership retreat. She also served as a mentor in the Vanguard Interactive Mentor program. She is an initiate of the Delta Eta chapter of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc., where she serves as a Fundraising Chair. Kendra works as a pharmacy intern at CVS Health and has been with the company for 5 + years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends, traveling, and watching Law & Order:SVU.
As the 2019-2020 Regional 1 Facilitator, Kendra looks forward to the opportunity of assisting others see “A Vision Today” for “Our L.E.G.A.C.Y. Tomorrow”!