Brandi Kelly, PharmD, RPH

Vice President


Brandi is a pharmacist who joined the Excelsior team in 2022. Previously she held several key PBM leadership roles, most recently as Senior Vice President, Clinical Solutions for Elixir, where she worked with both employers and health plans. In addition, Brandi brings notable experience in health systems from her tenure at the University Health System in San Antonio, Texas.

Brandi was previously Senior Vice President, Clinical Solutions for Elixir. She has an extensive background in clinical operations and strategic drug management and experience leading teams through dynamic market changes as a part of the executive leadership team.

Throughout her 20-year career in the pharmacy industry, Brandi has leveraged her extensive knowledge of pharmacy benefit management including formulary administration, operations, clinical solutions, cost-saving strategies, and specialty services to transform organizations, develop value-add programs, and improve clinical performance. She brings a depth of experience in helping clients better understand their prescription benefits, while also collaboratively working to identify savings opportunities and ensure plans are managed most effectively.


University of Missouri — Kansas City, Doctor of Pharmacy

Missouri State University, Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology


Registered Pharmacist — Texas, Kansas, Missouri


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