Meet our Staff

Kiah Brown, PharmD. Owner


Kiah is a 2012 graduate of McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Samford University. He is a member of the National Community Pharmacists Association and Alabama Pharmacy Association. He is married to Kristen Brown, kindergarten teacher at Cullman City Primary School and attends First Baptist Church of Cullman.

Calah Merritt, PharmD.


Calah is a 2002 graduate of McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Samford University.

Melinda Briscoe, RN

Melinda is a registered nurse and patient care coordinator.

Glyness Gay, Pharmacy Technician


Glyness has been a faithful pharmacy technician at Specialty Pharmacy for over 17 years. Glyness’ friendly demeanor and knowledge of our products provide an enjoyable experience for all!

Teresa Lackey, Certified Compounding Pharmacy Technician


Teresa specializes in compounding pain gels, hormone replacement therapy, and many other individualized medications.

Jamie Gooch, Pharmacy Technician


Jamie specializes in vitamins, supplements, and natural products. She is always happy to take time and answer any questions you may have regarding the large variety of natural products available.

Chelsea Rice, Pharmacy Technician


Chelsea oversees all prescription data input, insurance adjudication, and billing. Chelsea’s bright smile and friendly personality will make each visit pleasant.

Whitney Mcminn, Pharmacy Technician


Whitney ensures that all products in our store are stocked and is happy to order by request to meet each customer’s needs. She is very helpful and knowledgeable of products available and will be happy to assist you on your next visit.

Susan Wilhite, Office Manager

Susan ensures that Specialty Pharmacy runs smoothly and in an organized manner. Her experience in areas such as accounts payable and payroll make her an invaluable member of our team.