Powell’s Kenneth Witzeling Named UW School of Pharmacy 2012 Outstanding Alumnus
October 19, 2012 — Kenneth F. Witzeling of Powell was honored as the University of Wyoming School of Pharmacy’s 2012 outstanding alumnus.
Witzeling, who received a bachelor of science in pharmacy degree at UW in 1951, is president of the Powell Mercantile Board of Directors and a member of the School of Pharmacy Advisory Committee.
"Ken has not only served pharmacy, but he has served his community by being a caring pharmacist and owner of Skyline Drug in Powell, and he has been a community supporter in many ways,” says School of Pharmacy Dean John Vandel. “He served as a leader in forming a community corporation in Powell that founded a community clothing store owned by the citizens of Powell who own the stock in the corporation.”
Witzeling is a past president of the Wyoming Pharmacy Association and served 12 years on the Wyoming State Board of Pharmacy, including two terms as president. While at UW, Witzeling was a member of Phi Delta Chi-Alpha Nu Chapter (honorary), Lambda Chi Alpha and Gamma Sigma Epsilon (chemistry honorary). He and his wife, Elizabeth (Betty), have two children, David and Todd, both UW graduates.
Ken Witzeling is the UW School of Pharmacy’s 2012 outstanding alumnus. (Jeff Gilmore Photography)