Kathy Calloway-Sykes received her BS Pharm degree from Texas Southern University and her MBA with emphasis in health care from the University of Houston-Clear Lake. She started her career in retail pharmacy before going back to complete a PGY-1 pharmacy residency program. Following the completion of the program, she became a critical care clinical pharmacist for several years and was later promoted to Senior Pharmacist in charge of daily pharmacy operations, quality assurance, and adverse drug events. Calloway-Sykes has presented on the state level in the area of adverse drug event reporting and pharmacy technician training. She now works as a staff pharmacist and pharmacy residency coordinator.