After serving three years in the U.S. Army, Rodger graduated from Temple University School of Pharmacy in 1989. He worked for Peoples Drug Store for two years before joining his father at Minnich’s Pharmacy in Waynesboro. In 1993, he became a partner in the store and in 1999 he purchased the store from his father.
Rodger moved the store to the current location in 2001 and changed the name to Savage Family Pharmacy. He went on to complete his immunization certificate through the American Pharmacists Association in 2011. In January of 2013, Rodger bought Carl’s Drug Store in Greencastle, PA.
In the community, Rodger has served on the Waynesboro Retail Bureau, Cumberland Valley Mental Health, Rotary Club of Waynesboro, and Waynesboro Hospital board. Currently, he serves on the boards of Summit Health, Summit Physician Services, and Quincy Home and Village.
Rodger lives with his wife Hannah and their 2 dogs. They have 2 grown children living in the Waynesboro area. Rodger enjoys hunting, gardening, and spending time with his family.