About SEPhT

The Society for the Education of Pharmacy Technicians


SEPhT is led by Karen Davis who has been a pharmacy technician and educator for over 28 years. Mrs. Davis has worked in every area of pharmacy including long term care, community, institutional, indigent, and infusion. She currently serves as a Program Director at Southeastern Tech College, author of techncian training materials, and a member of several professional organizations. She is also an item writer for the PTCE, ASHP accreditation surveyor, and active community leader. In addition, Mrs. Davis is also very active in technician legislation for her state through the Georgia Technician Initiative committee and recently received the Technician of the Year for GSHP and previously the Instructor of the Year for her college.

Adrienne Santiago is a certified pharmacy technician with over 30 years in the industry.  Mrs. Santiago has worked in every area of the pharmaceutical field including hospital pharmacy, infusion centers, and retail pharmacy.  She worked as the operations manager for Coram Healthcare for 7 years and has experience in the indigent clinical facilities. In 2007 Adrienne developed a pharmaceutical technician training program from the ground up for Career College of Northern Nevada. In March of 2008 Mrs. Santiago was appointed to the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy Technician Advisory Committee.  In addition to being an ASHP accreditation surveyor, she also serves on the technician education committee for the Nevada Society for Health-Systems Pharmacist.

Together, the owner and directors of The Society for the Education of Pharmacy Technicians share a mutual passion for the pharmaceutical industry and have the drive to advance the careers of pharmacy technicians across the nation.


The Society for the Education of Pharmacy Technicians (SEPhT), located in Lyons, Georgia, is an organization that provides educational tools and support to career pharmacy technicians, preceptors, and employers throughout the United States, since 2010, The Society for the Education of Pharmacy Technicians (SEPhT) promotes the advancement of pharmacy technicians’ knowledge base and professionalism throughout the country by offering advanced training and education, professional development, and career planning; as well as provide a collaborative networking platform to enhance communication and awareness in the pharmacy field.