Gerald A. Danquist Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy

Gerry grew up in the small farming town of Plaza, Washington. He graduated from Plaza Grade School and Spangle High School. Gerry then received a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from Washington State University. He worked for two years in retail pharmacy and then spent two years in the U.S. Public Health Service as a pharmacy officer. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School and then began his career with Eli Lilly and Company. Gerry retired from Eli Lilly after a long and very successful 33-year career.