Meet Keith and Shannon Beckman, Owners / Pharmacists
Keith Beckman grew up inside Beckman’s Prescription Shop. He began officially working here with his parents in 1996 and continued on during college at MTSU, before attending the University of Tennessee’s College of Pharmacy in Knoxville. His many years of experience with our patients have made him a great advocate for patient care. Keith loves the strong sense of community here at Beckman’s, where he knows each of his patients by name. He enjoys educating patients about their medications and helping them find solutions to many of their healthcare problems.
Shannon Beckman began at Beckman’s Prescription Shop in 2002, making home deliveries to our patients during her college years at MTSU. She attended the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy and completed a yearlong Community Practice Residency with the University of Tennessee in 2011. She has been a preceptor for University of Tennessee Pharmacy students since 2010. Her interests include medication therapy management and vaccinations, with a special emphasis on travel immunizations. She is a member of the Downtown Murfreesboro Board of Directors and frequently volunteers her time with Jazz Fest and other downtown events.
Keith and Shannon married in 2007 and live in Murfreesboro with their two daughters. Together they enjoy live music, being outdoors, and are avid fans of Nashville Soccer Club. They also enjoy cheering on the Tennessee Volunteers, MTSU Blue Raiders, Tennessee Titans, and the Nashville Predators.
Meet our 3 amazing Pharmacy Technicians: Elizabeth, Katie, and Kellie
Together, they have a combined 30 years worth of experience working in community pharmacy. They are all exceptional at customer service and going the extra mile for our patients.
Elizabeth Shearon: Certified Pharmacy Technician
Elizabeth has been with us since 2017 and has been a pharmacy technician for close to 10 years. In addition to being a pharmacy technician, she helps us with our insurance reconciliation and our partnership with Community Helpers of Murfreesboro. In her spare time, she likes traveling and spending time with her friends and family.
Katie Smeltz: Pharmacy Technician and Delivery Driver
Katie joined Beckman’s in 2023 as a pharmacy technician and she also makes our deliveries. She is a student at MTSU, majoring in Criminal Science. She has worked in community pharmacy since she was 16 and we are happy to have her here!
Kellie Bodiford: Certified Pharmacy Technician
Kellie has been a pharmacy technician for over 20 years, including her time here since 2018. Her favorite thing about our pharmacy is the hometown feel of our downtown and our personalized relationships with our patients. She also loves being outdoors and spending time with her 2 kids.
University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy Students
We are preceptors for UT and frequently have monthly 3rd and 4th-year students rotate through our pharmacy.
More information coming on our new pharmacy student.
Meet Cole, our September pharmacy student from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. He is a 4th year student, with interests in Community Pharmacy and toxicology. In his spare time, he likes watching and playing sports and playing guitar. You’ll see him this month counseling our patients, giving vaccines, and learning all things Independent Pharmacy!