Meet Dr. Taylor Fortson

pharmacist in charlotte, NC

Name: Dr. Taylor Fortson

Degree(s) Earned: BS Pharmacy, PharmD

University of South Carolina Graduation Year: 2019

Graduation Year: 2019

Hometown: Elkridge, MD

Position: Staff Pharmacist

Location: Walker’s Drug Store

Dr. Taylor Fortson

Degree(s) Earned: BS Pharmacy, PharmD
Why did you become a pharmacist?
“I became a pharmacist in Charlotte, NC because I want to help patients reach their health goals in a setting that is easily accessible. I’m excited to be a part of the Carolina Pharmacy community and to establish new relationships.”
What activities do you enjoy doing when you have a few moments of spare time?
“I enjoy hanging out with my husband and 2 dogs at the lake, going to country concerts, and drinking margaritas.”
Favourite sports teams?
“Steelers, Gamecocks.”
Favourite food?
“Ice cream.”
Country you most want to visit?
Greece.”
Favourite place to travel to?
“Lake Wateree.”
Brief info about your family?
“My husband, Cole, kills bugs for a living. We moved to Charlotte a year ago with our 2 dogs, Rex and Riley.”
Interesting fact about you?
“My father-in-law nicknamed me Green Bean because I’m tall and lanky.”
If you had to choose a celebrity to play you in a documentary about your life, who would it be, and why?
“I would choose Carrie Underwood. 1) I have always wished I could sing and 2) leg goals.”