Our Staff

   





Fenton Family

Proudly Serving the Port Coquitlam Community

Serving Port Coquitlam since 1970, our family operated stores move beyond the boundaries of traditional pharmacies, offering services to meet the total healthcare needs of the people in the community.

We look forward to serving you at both our Pharmasave Port Coquitam locations - Northside and Elgin.

Darin

Pharmacy Manager (Northside)

Darin loves offering people alternative solutions to their healthcare needs, like helping patients to have better health outcomes and improve their quality of life, and reduce their medication usage. He also participates in helping people meet their goals in Ideal Protein Weight Loss Management.

Darin's Education and Training includes:
UBC B.Sc. (Pharm), National Asthma Respiratory Training Centre NARTC Dip., Dip. Clinical Homeopathy of the CEDH, Compounding Specialist, PCCA Certified Compounder, Wound Care Management, Sport Brace Fitting, Home Healthcare, My DNA

When not working at the pharmacy, Darin likes to fish, golf, and ski, all while spending time with his family.

 

Susan

Pharmacy Manager (Elgin Health Centre)

As Pharmacy Manager since 1989, Susan values the relationships she makes with patients - getting to know them on a first-name basis, and knowing she's making a difference in their lives. She also likes working closely with other health care providers to provide maximum benefit to her patients.

Susan has the following qualifications:

UBC B.Sc. (Pharm) Honours, myDNA

She also enjoys hot yoga, running, and gardening in her personal time. 

Chandan

Pharmacist

Chandan enjoys the diverse clientele that she gets to help at Pharmasave Port Coquitlam, and is always excited to see the positive progression in each patients' health over time. She also enjoys working closely with the Mental Health Team in Port Coquitlam. Chandan has been a Pharmacist at these locations since 2012.

Chandan holds the following qualifications:

UBC B.Sc. (Pharm), Practice Facilitator UBC, Stocking Fitter, myDNA

When not behind the pharmacy counter, Chandan likes hiking, biking, spinning, and group fitness.

 

Fred

Pharmacist

Fred enjoys the challenge of being able to help patients that have different needs, and to then see the progress they make over time. And with his long history of being a Pharmacist at both locations since 1999, he's seen a lot of success and healing.

Fred has the following qualifications:
UBC B.Sc. (Pharm), Compounding Specialist, PCCA Certified Compounder, Diabetic Educator, Stocking Fitter, myDNA

Outside of the pharmacy, Fred enjoys jogging and hiking.

Lorena

Pharmacist

Lorena has worked as a Pharmacist at Pharmasave Port Coquitlam since 1983, and enjoys the flexibility of the different tasks she's able to do. She also takes pride in getting to know the customers and patients over time, and working closely with the Palliative Care Team in Port Coquitlam.

Lorena has qualifications in:
UBC B.Sc. (Pharm), myDNA

In her personal time, Lorena loves concerts, plays, fishing, gardening, and reading.

 

Steven

Pharmacist

A Pharmacist at the store since 1981, Steven enjoys his interactions with the Port Coquitlam patients and especially enjoys getting to know them by name with each visit.

Steven holds the following qualifications:
UBC B.Sc. (Pharm), myDNA

Steven also enjoys biking, and his adventures while traveling the world!

Brad

Store Manager

Brad and his family have been serving Port Coquitlam since 1970, and is proud of their staff and the great shopping experience and care they provide our customers.

Brad holds a B.Sc. Biology degree from UBC, and a Bus Admin degree from P. Dip.

In his spare time, he likes to spending time with his family, helping coach soccer and curling, fishing, hiking, golfing, skiing, and traveling.

 

Kathy

Front Store Manager

Kathy is the Front Store Manager at Pharmasave Port Coquitlam, and has been with the location since 1990.

She's born and raised in Port Coquitlam and loves to help and interact with the various people she has known for years. She also appreciates the ongoing training that Pharmasave provides to keep her up to speed on technology, programs, and services they provide.

You'll find Kathy enjoying yoga, gardening and walking when not helping people at the store.

Mai

Assistant Front Store Manager / POS

Mai is the Assistant Front Store Manager and POS, and has been with Pharmasave Port Coquitlam since 2008.

She likes working with her fellow employees and learn new things on the job each and every day. She also loves her interaction with the customers and getting to know them and their needs.

When not at the store, Mai likes to read, do activities with her child, and draw & sketch.

Carrie

Post Office Manager

Carrie has been the Post Office Manager at the Northside location since 2004. She "loves my customers and the staff I work with." It also helps that she's close to home, but finds the comfortable environment a “home away from home”.

When not helping customers at the post office, Carrie likes working out, watching movies and hanging out with her daughters.

Rhonda

Cosmetic Manager

Rhonda has been with Pharmasave Port Coquitlam since 2010, and is the Cosmetics Manager. She enjoys the home style environment, and creative freedom her position brings her. 

Her Cosmetician background includes:
Blanche MacDonald Make up Artistry and Nail Technology, Beauty Specialist Canadian Cosmetic Toiletry and Fragrance Association

When not in the Cosmetics department, Rhonda enjoys fostering dogs for rescue organizations, reading, and Latin dancing!