Meet The Team
Kurt Hafeken PharmD., ANP, RPh.
Kurt graduated with his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Findlay in 2017, and completed his authorized user training in January of 2018. He started working at HeartLight as an intern in the summer of 2014 at our Lima location. After graduation in 2017, he came back to work as a staff pharmacist in Lima before making the transition to the newly opened Toledo location in April of 2019. It was during this conversion he was promoted to manager for the newest HeartLight pharmacy. Kurt holds active pharmacy licenses in both Ohio and Michigan.
Travis Mentch BSPS, PharmD., ANP, RPh.
Travis lived in Wisconsin prior to attending Cedarville University School of Pharmacy. He worked as an intern with Heartlight in Columbus for two years prior to graduating with his PharmD in 2019. He holds active pharmacist licenses in Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin. He is a member of the American Pharmacist Association (APhA) and enjoys attending their annual conference to connect with other nuclear pharmacists from around the country. Travis has been a part of the Toledo Heartlight team since May 2019.
Emily Barnes CPhT.
Emily has been with HeartLight since 2018, starting in Lima and moving up to Toledo upon opening. She has more than 15 years of experience in customer service, and more than 10 years of experience as a pharmacy technician. She has a wide range of experience in the field, including working in long term care, retail, and hospital prior to coming in to the nuclear pharmacy division.