Leadership

 
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Larry Krug, Jr.

Founder/Principal

Larry M. Krug, Jr., brings over 15 years of experience in employee benefits. His balanced background on the large national health carrier side complements his recent 8+ year run in the pharmacy benefit management industry, holding a variety of roles. Larry has worked in sales for a "Big Three PBM" and also held a sales officer role for a start-up PBM. His knowledge and background assist tremendously while helping plan sponsors navigate the rough seas of the Pharmacy Benefit Management buying cycle, flushing out pricing strategies that save his client’s money and increase plan performance.

Larry holds numerous sales awards throughout his career and has received acknowledgement from leaders of Fortune 500 companies.

He is a former U.S. Marine Corps reservist and Veteran of Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm. Krug holds a B.S. degree from East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. His passions are spending time with his family in the great state of Colorado and any outdoor activities with snow and thin air associated with it.

 

Jamie Grant Hamilton

Director of Operations and Client Management

Jamie Hamilton brings over 8 years of experience in PBM management and discount card programs. Jamie oversees day-to-day operations as well as the overall operational strategy for PharmaStrategies, LLC. Jamie also serves as a direct liaison and experienced advisor to all PharmaStrategies clientele, including employers, individuals and organizations. Beyond her regular activities in her role as Director of Operations, Jamie is the acting Implementation and New Program Manager.

Jamie graduated from California State University with a B.A. in Fashion Design and Merchandising. She started her career in the health insurance industry managing a call center for a nationally recognized health insurance brokerage and was a licensed health insurance agent in all fifty states. She developed Prescription Discount Card Programs for several, large Multi-Level Marketing Companies to distribute to their members. Jamie returned to education in 2010 and received her M.B.A. from American Military University with an emphasis on leadership and project management. Jamie started with PharmaStrategies, LLC in 2012 as Lead Account Executive and her role in the company has grown in the years since.

Jamie lives in Colorado with her husband and two dogs. She is an avid reader, dog enthusiast, and military spouse.

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Kathy Davis

Director of Analytics

Kathy Davis is responsible for the administration and oversight of analytics, reporting and research to support informational, financial and client reporting. She also plays a critical role in all PBM selection, auditing, and industry analytics expertise. Kathy oversees all management of our various analytics programs and services.

Kathy has experienced a successful 10-year career in profitable small business ownership and management as well as an 18-year employment with Costco Wholesale and has held many different supervisor and management positions.  Some of her rolls included P&L preparation, inventory auditing/reporting, sales auditing/reporting, monitoring 10 million dollars in inventory, payroll, and accounts payable/receivable. 

Kathy graduated from University of Colorado, Boulder, Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, minor in business and education.

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Emily Stevens

Executive Assistant to Mr. Krug and Office/HR Manager

Emily Stevens is Mr. Krug’s “right hand man”, Office Manager and HR Director. She handles scheduling and planning for Mr. Krug and the entire PharmaStrategies Executive team. Emily is the glue that keeps our team and office running efficiently, effectively, and smoothly. Emily handles all day-to-day office management and overall office operations as we continue to grow and evolve. She also manages all HR functions for the company. She is an integral member of the team and assists on all of our projects and operations both short and long term. She plays a critical role in training and developing our staff to assist members in our member services call center and web portal.

Emily attended the Culinary Academy of Arts earning Associates Culinary Degree. She began her career in Restaurant Management. She was a General Manager for a large chain of restaurants. Emily’s management style was firmly rooted in Customer Service and the overall customer experience. Her style was so successful at her store location that when a different restaurant location was struggling, the corporate leadership would send Emily to retrain and refresh the location to bring it back to profitability. Emily brings that focus and strength to the PharmaStrategies, LLC team, clients and members.

Emily and her two children live in Colorado. She enjoys reading everything and anything, hiking and baking.

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Berkley Davis

Executive Administrative Assistant and Special Project Assistant

Berkley performs administrative duties for the executive management team. Berkley handles administration and project management assistance for our team. She is usually the first bright, daily voice that greets our corporate callers. She also coordinates many of our corporate events both for our clients and internally. Berkley works hand-in-hand with each member of our corporate team which allows us all to function more efficiently for our clients.

Berkley is a Colorado Native. She enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends. She is also an avid lover of sports, not just watching them on T.V.