Meet Dr. Andrew McDonald II, Pharm.D, R.Ph., your local, born and raised Santa Fe pharmacist and Lone Star Pharmacy owner. Andy’s first exposure to the pharmacy world began at the ripe age of 16, as a pharmacy delivery driver and cashier in a small independent pharmacy that was owned by his mentor, Max Tully. He and his staff strive to ensure quality and individualized healthcare. Whether that be one-on- one patient consulting, or making sure the phones are answered by a live person every time. He believes that it’s the small things that matter, and he also believes that when you put the...more
Trina Silvas was originally from Colorado, but she got to Texas as fast as she could at 9-years- old, when she and her family moved to Angleton, Texas. After graduating from Angleton High School, she went directly to work in a pharmacy setting, always working for independent pharmacies. Trina later began working as a pharmacy technician in 1987, and moved to Santa Fe in 1989. She became certified through Pharmacy Technician Certification Board in 1995. In 2007, Trina began specializing her skills in pharmaceutical compounding, where she developed her education under a PCCA trained...more
Cindy Sifuentes grew up in La Marque, Texas. Before graduating from La Marque High School, Cindy worked part time as a cashier for a local pharmacy. Though after graduation, Cindy left the part time job to explore other life adventures, only to return a few short years later in search of means for her family. In that search, she found a position that would end up leading to her lifelong vocation as a pharmacy technician. Over her 28 years in the profession, Cindy had worked for both independent pharmacies and large corporate pharmacies, but always found her way back to the small, local,...more
Janet Guidry, R.Ph. has worked in the pharmacy industry for over 25 combined years, but claims that it’s hard to call it “work” when you enjoy the job so much. She started her career as a pharmacy technician for an independent pharmacy, directly out of high school. After realizing her passion, Janet attended Stephen F. Austin as pre-pharmacy and went on to graduate from the University of Houston in 1992 with her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. When she’s not in the pharmacy, Janet and her husband of 30 years, Jim, enjoy time on the Guidry Farm that they have grown and built together over...more
Max is a longtime resident of Santa Fe, Texas, where he graduated with honors from Santa Fe High School, then continued his education at Tarleton Junior College before transferring to the University of Texas in Austin, completing his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy in 1964.
Max has served the local community in many facets including President of the Athletic Boosters Club at Santa Fe High School, the founding President of the Santa Fe Jaycees, won national recognition for one of his community service projects, and was named an “Outstanding Young Texan” by the Governor of the State....more