Gregory J. Johansen
Board Member & Senior Advisor
Gregory J. Johansen has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2021. Mr. Johansen served as the President of our subsidiary, GRX, which he founded in 1983 and remained President until 2023. He is currently the lad director of Central South Banschares and Peoples Bank, positions he has held since December of 2010, and April of 2011, respectively, and where he serves as vice-chair and treasurer and as a member of the Compliance Committee and the Loan and Investment Committee.
Mr. Johansen also is an advisory board member of The Wittern Group, a company with operations in vending machine manufacturing, software, and finance, where he has served since March of 2019. Previously, he was Senior Vice President Pharmacy Solutions, of Medicine Shoppe International, a franchisor of apothecary-style pharmacies inside and outside of the U.S., from 2004 to 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Johansen served in various senior and management positions for Medicap Pharmacies, Incorporated, a pharmacy franchise company, from 1985 to 2005. Mr. Johansen's prior work experience also includes service as a pharmacist. Mr. Johansen is a trustee for Drake University, where he has served as chair of the Academic Affairs Committee, as co-chair of the Teaching and Learning Committee and as a member of the Execution Committee. Mr. Johansen has a BS in Pharmacy from the Drake University College of Pharmacy.