Chris Kotschevar, PharmD, CPHQ

Associate Director, Stakeholder Engagement


Christopher Kotschevar is the Associate Director of Stakeholder Engagement for the Pharmacy Quality Alliance. Kotschevar develops and maintains relationships with PQA’s diverse stakeholders and seeks to connect members with opportunities to work together in order to improve medication use quality. He also oversees PQA public affairs strategy to broaden awareness of PQA’s expertise in medication use quality.

Prior to this role, Kotschevar completed a post-graduate Executive Fellowship with the Pharmacy Quality Alliance, focusing his work on growing PQA’s educational offerings in medication use quality and leading research examining barriers and facilitators of specialty pharmacy prescription turnaround time.

Kotschevar earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the South Dakota State University College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Profession. Upon graduation, he was awarded the college’s highest honor, Distinguished Graduate, for his professional service and scholarly work throughout his time at SDSU.