Local AMP Owners
Our Guardian Pharmacists
Our Guardian pharmacists and assistants
Local AMP Owners
OUR AMP GUARDIAN LOCATIONS ARE LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED.
All of our stores are locally owned and operated and are committed to promoting the overall health and wellness of the communities we serve. Our pharmacy team is here to assist you with all of your medication and home health care needs. We can even create custom medications for you. We have created a unique shopping experience inspired by the community and have the ability to adapt to its ever changing needs. In this neighbourhood pharmacy, customers will be able to enjoy a unique shopping destination.
Associated Maritime Pharmacies Limited (AMP Ltd.), operating under the Guardian® banner, has been serving Atlantic Canada for over 40 years. As your neighbourhood pharmacy, we are committed to promoting the overall health and wellness of each and every resident. All nine locations are locally owned and operated.
Andrew Buffett, a graduate of the Dalhousie College of Pharmacy, is the Pharmacy Operations Manager for the Nova Scotia group of stores. Andrew spent a decade as an owner/operator of a large corporate drug store before joining Associated Maritime Pharmacies. He has served as President of the board of directors for the Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia and the New Brunswick Pharmacy Association. Andrew resides in Bedford, NS with his wife Jennifer, also a pharmacist and their 2 children.
Jennifer Buffett was born in Miramichi, NB. She is a graduate of the Dalhousie College of Pharmacy and is currently the Director of Pharmacy Services for AMP's group of Guardian pharmacies. Jennifer always demonstrates a strong, personal interest in the promotion of the pharmacy profession and leads by example. She was the recipient of the Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia (PANS) Member of the Year Award in 2013. Jennifer lives in Bedford with husband, Andrew and their two children.
Kirk Ramsay was born in Saint John, New Brunswick. He graduated from the University of New Brunswick in 1995. In 1995 Kirk moved to Halifax, Nova Scotia and graduated from Dalhousie College of Pharmacy in 1999 with his B.Sc Pharmacy. Kirk and Jennifer met in pharmacy school and currently live in Bedford, Nova Scotia with their three daughters. Since 2001 both Kirk and Jennifer have been practicing pharmacists and operating their stores together.
Jennifer Ramsay was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She graduated from Dalhousie University in 1996 and went on to pharmacy school, graduating in 2000 from Dalhousie College of Pharmacy. In 2001, Jennifer purchased her own pharmacy that is now known as Rockingham Guardian Pharmacy. Kirk and Jennifer met in pharmacy school and currently live in Bedford, Nova Scotia with their three daughters.
AMP's Management Team
Kate Dobson - Senior Operations Manager
Karen MacPhee - Controller
Debbie Dunn - Controller