Gary L. Frech

Gary L. Frech

Assistant Dean for Experiential Education

Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy
1010 W. Avenue B
Kingsville, Texas   78363

Phone: 361-221-0661
Fax: 361-221-0794

Education and Training

University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, Okla.
Masters of Business Administration, 1981

University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla.
Masters of Science in Pharmacy, 1978

Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, Okla.
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, 1967


  • American Pharmacists Association
  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
  • American Society of Health System Pharmacists
  • Texas Pharmacy Association
  • Texas Society of Health System Pharmacists

Prior to joining the college, he was the  Commanding Officer of USNAV Fleet Hospital Detachment D.  Concurrently, he served as the Director of Pharmacy at Spohn Hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas, and instructor at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas, for pharmacy technicians. He is a founding faculty member of two colleges of pharmacy, Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy and Midway College of Pharmacy in Kentucky.  As a dedicated health care professional at Texas A&M, he enlisted the voluntary assistance of pharmacy preceptors, who agreed to receive and train students at a variety of professional sites to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values, which prepares each student for pharmacy practice.  

Leadership and Professional Activities

Oklahoma State Department of Health, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Trained Surveyor of Joint Commission and Medicare and Medicaid Health Care Facilities

Parkland Hospital, Dallas, Texas
Assistant Director of Pharmacy

Veterans Hospital, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Clinical Pharmacy Practice

Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas
Clinical Pharmacy Practice

Aetna Pharmacy Management, San Antonio, Texas
Clinical Pharmacy Practice

Oklahoma Poison Control Center, Oklahoma City, Okla.