Our Pharmacists

Gary W. Newberry, DPh: Hire date: 2-1-1983
Gary earned a Bachelor of Science degree from S.O.S.U. in 1970 (Doctor of Pharmacy). He graduated from high school in 1962 at Burns Flat, Oklahoma.
Gary played baseball 2 years while at SWOSU. His first jobs include being a District Sales Manager at The Southwestern Co. in Nashville, Tennessee and selling Bibles and books for 10 summers to pay for college! He is the father of 4 children, all Outlaws! 9 grandchildren, and has been married 50 years to a wonderful woman, Kay!!!!!  His hobbies include: Golf, watching high school and school athletics, mowing, supporting all areas of school activities and teachers, picking on co-workers, having fun! Traveling.

Shelley Mitchell, DPh
: Hire date: 1984
Shelley became a Pharmacist in 1996. She is married to Jerry Mitchell and has two sons, Colt and Ryder.  She enjoys reading and baking.  Gary Newberry is her dad.
Shelly earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry, a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and specializes in Hormone Replacement Therapy.
Her hobbies include following my two boys and their various activities.  She also enjoys catching her niece’s and nephew’s various sporting events.



Laura Johnson, DPh: Hire date: 12/2007
Laura is married with 2 kids and graduated from Rush Springs High School. She earned her pharmacy degree from SWOSU in 1996.
Laura is a sports fan and enjoys watching them – especially OU! She also enjoys spending time with her family.



Compounding Pharmacist since 1992
Mike Kimbrough, DPh: Hire date: 8-96
BS in Animal Science from OSU
DPh from Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Born and raised in Marlow, Mike attended college at OSU and SWOSU; then spent 2 years in Dallas area, 5 years in Oklahoma City and then moved back home where his parents, siblings, and his wife, Lisa’s, parents have lived for decades.

Pharmacy Technicians

Anita Bickerstaff, Office Manager, Accreditation Specialist, Technician:
Hire date: 12-1-97
 grew up in Marlow and lives in Duncan with her husband Kraig. She has 3 sons, 2 daughters and 8 grandchildren.
She has enjoyed her career as the office manager at Newberry and working with a staff of wonderful women!
Her hobbies include going to the beach with family and going on great ATV adventures in Colorado.


Beverly Slate, OTC Manager, Technician, Clerk:
Hire date: 4-14-07
Beverly was born and raised in Marlow.  She has been married to James Slate since 1996. Together they have 6 children and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Her duties include ordering for the front, making sure our customers have what they need, order the Colognes, do returns for credits, out of dates, and help card nursing home medicines.
Beverly loves spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.  She likes to bowl and play card games.


Shelby Britton:
Hire date: 05/31/11
Shelby married Nickolaus Britton in March 2010 and has 2 kids, a son, Aiden and a daughter, Korbyn.  She graduated in Rush Springs class of 2009.
Shelby is a Pharmacy Tech, Breath Alcohol Tech and Certified Drug Tech.
Her hobbies include hanging out with family and friends, running with Carrie Adamson, riding 4-wheelers mudding and shooting guns.

Ronda Leann Taylor 
Hire date: 3-4-08
Ronda is married to Brian Taylor and together they have four beautiful children. She has been a Pharmacy Tech since 2004.
She is a graduate of Rush Springs High School and attended Murray State College where she was a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Her certifications include: Pharmacy Tech., Breath Alcohol Technician, Drug Technician and Compounding Technician.
Ronda loves a good book and enjoys playing with her children and spending time with her family. She attends Vimy Ridge Baptist Church in Rush Springs, Oklahoma.

Carrie Adamson: 
Hire date: 03/01/2010
Carrie and Justin Adamson have 3 children, 2 daughters and one son. She is a Pharmacy Tech, with an area of expertise of taking care of our nursing home patients.
Her hobbies include: spending time with family, playing basketball and watching her children play basketball, baseball and softball.  She likes to read and go running with her co-worker, Shelby Britton.


tiffTiffany Michelle Coberly: Hire date: 3-7-2005
Tiffany is a graduate of Marlow high School and attended Vo-tech at Cameron. She works in our RX department.
Tiffany is grateful on days she can sleep in and watch her son play baseball.



Lisa Ladwig
: Hire date: April 4, 2017
Lisa has been married to David Ladwig since 1999 and has a son, Kolby.  Lisa was born and raised in Cement, She now makes her home in Marlow. She has been a certified pharmacy tech for 18 years. She enjoys spending time with her family and watching her son play sports.




Debbie Wortham, LPN, Staff Nurse:
Hire date: 7-24-03
Debbie lives in Rush Springs, Oklahoma where she raises chickens, doves and a dog named Lexie. She has 3 children, Matt, Chad and Molly and grandchildren.  She attends Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and loves anything outside.
Debbie graduated from Bishop Dunne High School, Dallas, Texas and spent 2 years at University of Texas at Arlington. She holds an LPN Degree 2003 from Cameron/RRTC.
Her hobbies include gardening and being a member of Marlow/Duncan Patio Club.

Our Friendly Staff

 Hire date: 08/25/14
Demi is a Registered Medical Assistant and Registered Phlebotomist from Platt College. She enjoys working at Newberry Pharmacy with her co-workers and hanging out with family and friends.



Connor Clements: Hire date: 06/03/16
Connor has lived in the Marlow area her life. She attended Marlow Public Schools until 2016 when she graduated. Connor is preparing for college in the fall to be a sports journalist.




Kathleen Nee: Hire date: 6/6/2016
Kathleen graduated from Fontana High School in Southern California. She enjoys working with her co-workers and loves Newberry customers. She attends Vimy Ridge Church in Rush Springs and loves working with children, cooking and traveling. She has four children and six beautiful granddaughters.