Ree Hamlin is the Director of Sales for the MidAmerica Region of Cardinal Health. She is a graduate of Concordia University where she received a degree in Management and Communication with a minor in Human Relations. She began her career in the retail pharmacy industry as an assistant manager for Walgreens and eventually moved into sales where she worked for two different wholesalers, Fox Meyer and McKesson, before assuming a position at Cardinal Health. In her current role, she is responsible for growing and maintaining the retail and alternate care pharmacy business in ten states throughout the middle of the country. During her seventeen years with Cardinal Health, Ree has held roles as Sales Consultant, Market Development Manager, Home Health Care Specialist, and Sales Manager.
Ree’s passion has always been to help independent pharmacies and business entrepreneurs find ways to be profitable and survive in an ever-changing market. She serves on the advisory boards for the Women’s Initiative Network and Women In Pharmacy, both of which are sponsored by Cardinal Health. She is also actively involved with Cardinal Health’s scholarship program and works directly with numerous pharmacy schools throughout the country.