Frank Fortin, CAE, Senior Vice President, Communications, Marketing and Media Relations
Mr. Fortin is the host of the Locked On Pharmacy Podcast from the American Pharmacists Association. He is responsible for the development and implementation of leading-edge communications, marketing and media relations strategies to to ensure that APhA is effectively represented to members, the public and other stakeholders.
Fortin has worked as an association executive for more than 20 years. Prior to joining APhA, he held senior positions with the Massachusetts Medical Society, the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society of General Internal Medicine. He has served as a consultant and advisor to a wide variety of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, both as president of High Rock Strategies in Alexandria, Va., and as a vice president with RDW Group in Providence, R.I. He began his career in journalism, serving as a reporter, editor and producer for 10 years in print and broadcast news organizations in New York, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. He has been a Certified Association Executive (CAE) since 2011 and is an active volunteer with the American Society of Association Executives. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in English (cum laude) from Providence College.