David Heffernan was elected to the NSW Branch Committee of the Pharmacy Guild in 2014 and has served as the Branch President since October 2017. After graduating from Charles Sturt University in 2001, David went on to purchase his first pharmacy in Culburra Beach in 2003. He has since purchased two other pharmacies and undertaken his Masters in Politics and Public Policy at Macquarie University. David is passionate about advocating for community pharmacists and ensuring the future viability of the industry, particularly in rural and remote communities. David is also the Chair of the Charles Sturt Pharmacy Foundation Management Committee.