Our Team




Sean Simpson

Compounding Pharmacist

Sean joined with Lisa and Ward behind the dispensary in 2006 to complete the Simpson family team. Sean has a wealth of pharmaceutical experience along with an expansive knowledge of vitamins, supplements and alternative remedy products.

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Sean is looks forward to assisting you at both the King St. and Medical Centre locations.

Julie Dyck

Pharmacy Manager, Virgil Diabetes Educator

Julie has been a Pharmacist with Simpson's Pharmacy since August of 2012. She's now our Diabetes Educator as well. Julie grew up in Virgil, and is extremely happy to be back in her home town again, helping many of the people she grew up around. She loves the team atmosphere of the store, with so many smart and knowledgeable fellow co-workers, as well as the lovely people of Virgil, who are so friendly and a pleasure to serve. 

Outside of the pharmacy, Julie also loves sports, and plays volleyball as often as she can, as well as running. 

She is pleased to serve you at the Medical Centre location.

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Amina Sayed

Pharmacy Manager, Niagara on the Lake

Amina is a recent addition to the Simpson's Pharmacy team, having joined as Pharmacist in July of 2015. She has an interest in psychiatric pharmacology with future plans to expand her pharmacist designations to obtaining geriatric pharmacy certification and completing the PCCA compounding course. 

Amina, a native of Fonthill, graduated from the University of Toronto in 2013 and she's pleased to serve you from the King Street location.

Sandra Ritter

Pharmacist

Sandy possesses not only expansive pharmaceutical knowledge but also a kind and gentle counselling manner. A great source of health information should you have any questions regarding your medications.

Sandy is happy to assist you at the Medical Centre location.

Lisa Ugulini

Pharmacist

Lisa graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2011 and looks forward to serving you from the Medical Centre and King Street locations.

Francois Jooste

Pharmacist

Having worked as a Pharmacist for over 35 years, Francois brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Simpon’s Pharmacy. In addition, Francois has worked as a Natural Health Practitioner (Naturopathic) for 38 years and personally practices Integrative Medicine to its fullest extent.  Francois is delighted to answer any questions you may have. 

Francois is happy to assist you from the King St. location.

Vicky Banka

Pharmacist

Vicky graduated from the University of Toronto in 2014 and looks forward to serving you from the Medical Centre and King Street locations.

Hedy Wiebe

Pharmacy Technician RPhT

Hedy always provides a smile and a warm greeting to clients who visit or telephone the dispensary.  Hedy is known by customers and colleagues alike for her sunny disposition despite having the most mispronounced name of all the staff members here. 

Hedy is pleased to assist you from the Medical Centre location.

Lori Miller

Pharmacy Technician RPhT

Lori has over 20 years of Pharmacy experience and has worked at Simpson's Pharmacy since September of 2011. With a background in PCCA Training, merchandizing, and accounting, Lori continues to bring a wealth of knowledge to the Pharmacy. She also enjoys teaching part time in the Pharmacy Technician program at Mohawk College. 

Lori looks forward to helping you at the King St. location.

Christina MacQuarrie

Pharmacy Technician RPhT

Chrissy is one of our friendly Pharmacy Technicians and can always be found with a smile on her face. She's been working Simpson's Pharmasave since 2008. Please come by and let Chrissy assist you!

Chrissy is pleased to serve you from the Medical Centre location.

Amanda Egerter

Pharmacy Technician

Amanda is one of our knowledgeable Pharmacy Technicians and looks forward to serving you from both our King Street and Medical Centre locations.

Kim Montgomery

Pharmacy Assistant

Kim has been with Simpson's since September 2000 and is our delivery driver and Pharmacy Assistant.

She can either be found working tirelessly behind the dispensary or behind the wheel delivering supplies and medication to the Niagara on the Lake, Virgil and surrounding communities.

Rebecca VanDerZalm

Pharmacy Assistant

Rebecca is one of our friendly Pharmacy Assistants and looks forward to assisting you at our Medical Centre location.

Michelle VanDerZalm

Pharmacy Assistant

Michelle is another of our friendly Pharmacy Assistants as well as being sister to Rebecca and looks forward to assisting you at our King Street location.

April McAllister

Pharmacy Assistant

Come back to learn more about April.

April can assist you at the Medical Centre location. 

Monica Gauthier

Pharmacy Assistant

Pleased to serve you at our Medical Centre location

Kaitlyn Peisley

Pharmacy Assistant

Kaitlyn would be delighted to see you at our Medical Centre location.

Elly Forbes

Front Store Manager

Elly has been with the Pharmacy since 1977, just a week after the store actually opened for the first time!

Elly has a wealth of product knowledge, particularly with skincare and cosmetics and is always happy to help with any customer query.

Elly is the face of Simpson's for most of our long standing customers and looks forward to serving you from the King St. and Medical Centre locations.

Wilma Heyes

Customer Service

With many years experience at Simpson’s in a variety of roles, Wilma would be delighted to assist you with your customer service needs at our Medical Centre location.

Brian Epp

Home Health Care

Brian, a Niagara-on-the-Lake native, brings 14 years experience to the Simpson’s team and will be playing a crucial role in expanding our mobility, motion and safety product lines.

Brian will provide a full at-home assessment from driveway to basement and advise on equipment best-suited to the individual needs and situation.

Call Brian today to schedule your free in-home assessment at our Virgil location, (905) 468-2121.

Catherine Porter

Operations Manager

Catherine joined Simpson's in the summer of 2006 and is kept mainly in the back office. She maintains our computer system and also keeps our website up-to-date with store and community news. She also deals with our advertising and marketing projects and keeps the store fully stocked with product.

Catherine looks forward to helping you from the Medical Centre and King St. locations.

Pat Tebbutt

Book Keeper

Pat is our accountant and bookkeeper and the most popular person at Simpson's on pay-day! She's worked at Simpon's Pharmasave for over 15 years and takes pride in her many community services such as the treasurer at School Council (15 years!) and the Niagara-on-the-Lake Christmas Parade.

Pat is happy to assist you from both the King St. and Medical Centre locations.

Dianne Bezotosny

Ideal Protein Specialist

Diane is our Ideal Protein Specialist and Coach and has been with Simpson’s since April 2015.

Diane is based out of our Medical Centre location and looks forward to assisting you reach your weight loss and wellness goals.

Charlene Salmi

Customer Service

Charlene has been with Simpson’s since the beginning of 2014 and looks forward to serving you from both our King Street and Medical Centre locations.

Ruth Hunter

Customer Service

Ruth came to Simpson’s with many years experience in Pharmacy Customer Service and looks forward to seeing you at our King Street location.

Emily Lampman

Customer Service

Come back soon to learn more about Emily!

Laurie Rappatoni

Customer Service

Laurie would be delighted to see you at our Medical Centre location.

Lauren Wright

Receiver

Please to serve you at our Medical Centre location

Paula MacDonald-Boland

Mobility Client Care

Paula joined Simpson’s in April 2015 and has a wealth of knowledge in Home Health Care and mobility devices.

Paula can assist with a rollator, advise on Government funding options, help you book a service call for mobility or safety equipment issues or to have new equipment installed.

She is also a Sigvaris certified compression fitter who can assist with all your compression needs.

Paula is delighted to meet with you at our Medical Centre location.