Andy Komuves is President and CEO of Dougherty’s Pharmacies in Dallas, Texas, one of the top ten largest independently owned and operated pharmacies in the United States. In this role, he brings over 20 years of extensive pharmacy management expertise to lead the gspd-rowth and development of this venerable Dallas institution.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Andy moved to Texas where he attended
Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. He graduated from TCU with a Bachelor
of Science degree and a teaching certificate in the composite sciences. After
four years teaching chemistry and oceanography in Houston, he pursued his
passion for chemistry even further by enrolling in pharmacy school at the
University of Houston where he received his pharmacy degree.
During the course of his professional career, he has held a
number of leadership positions including those with Horizon Pharmacies, where
he was Pharmacist-in-Charge, Pharmacy Manager, Regional Manager, Director of
Operations, and Chief Information Officer. Horizon owned and operated 52
pharmacies in 38 states.
Recently, Andy was recognized as a Fellow of the distinguished
International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists. This is a rare accomplishment
as Andy is one of only 12 Fellows in the state of Texas and one of fewer than
one hundred in the United States.
Andy is a member of the National Community Pharmacist’s
Association, the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists and a member
of Cardinal Health’s Regional and National Retail Advisory Boards.