Our Mission is to Serve You
Our expertly trained pharmacists and friendly staff pride themselves on making sure your pharmacy experience exceeds expectations.
Brothers Pharmacy and Gifts in Brookings, South Dakota believes in treating each patient with compassion and sincerity while maintaining your privacy.
Our fast and accurate services are balanced by our ability to counsel all patients on any of their medical concerns. Our patients are our top priority and we take your health very seriously. Most importantly we provide the personal attention to make your pharmacy experience convenient and rewarding.
Meet Our Staff
Shane Clarambeau, CEO, RPh
Shane is a 1995 Pharmacy graduate from South Dakota State University (SDSU). He has since formed a corporation with his two brothers who are also pharmacists and opened three pharmacies in South Dakota and one pharmacy in Minnesota. Shane opened Brother's Pharmacy in March 2011.
Some of Shane's many accomplishments include the Wyeth Bowl of Hygeia Community Pharmacy Award, the Bristol Myers Squibb Pharmacy Leadership Award and the NCPA Pharmacy Leadership Award. Shane is also a Certified Diabetes Manager and a past president of the South Dakota Pharmacists Association. Shane enjoys waterskiing and fishing on the river with his wife, Jody, and his family.
Pamela Ekern, PharmD, Pharmacist in Charge
Pamela graduated from North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, ND, in 2010 with a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree. She is originally from Flandreau, SD. Pamela is engaged to Sam and they have a little boy named Brody that they adore. Pamela's hobbies include horses, dogs, and spending time with family and friends.
Tom Carlson, RPh
Tom has been a resident of Brookings for 47 years. He attended Brookings High School and SDSU. Tom has been a Brookings Area Pharmacist for 33 years. He is married to Lynn, and they have three grown children, Mitch, Laura, and Katy. He enjoys golfing, fishing, and spending time with his family.
Carol Hofland, Pharmacy Technician
Carol is engaged to Mack and they have two girls Addisyn & Alivia. She enjoys camping, kyacking, hunting, fishing and spending time with family.
Kyleigh Imker, Certified Pharmacy Technican
Kyleigh and her husband Joe, are expecting their first child in August of 2018. Kyleigh enjoys hanging out with friends & family and binge watching netflix. She also enjoys sewing/quilting or just about any crafting
Jeff Gilpin, Certified Pharmacy Technician
When not at work Jeff enjoys, watching movies, and swimming.