The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.

Melinda Browning | Civic Center Pharmacy

Melinda Browning is an accomplished and dedicated pharmacy industry leader with a 25-year track record of excellence. As Chief Officer of Customer Experience at Civic Center Pharmacy, Melinda is driven by a passion for improving patients’ lives. Her journey in pharmacy began at 16, and she has since earned a Master of Science in Biomedical Diagnostics from Arizona State University. Melinda holds leadership positions in esteemed organizations such as the Arizona Pharmacy Association and the Alliance for Pharmacy Compounding, where she is also a fellow. At the national level, she is a tireless advocate for the industry, and in her free time, she works with the non-profit NWB to provide education and resources to underserved communities worldwide.


What advice would you give your younger self?

Believe in yourself and love yourself for who you are. Don’t compare yourself to others or let their opinions define your worth. Instead, focus on your own goals and dreams, and work hard to make them a reality. And remember, no matter what happens, you are enough just as you are!

What is your favorite quote?

“You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome.”

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