Octavia is a native of Clinton, Maryland. She received her Doctorate in Pharmacy from Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy and completed a residency in Ambulatory Care. Octavia has spent nearly 17 years in healthcare. Her most recent role, prior to relocating to Rockford, was serving as a Clinical Data Analyst and Outreach Coordinator for Enclara Pharmacia. As an Outreach Coordinator, she facilitated close working relationships between Enclara and local nonprofit organizations like St. Jude, the Alzheimer’s Association, and the American Cancer Society. She is a proud wife, mother, and animal lover. Octavia joined United Way in February 2022 and looks forward to serving her community.
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