Zel Skrtic

Senior Vice President, Onsite Operations

Zel is the Senior Vice President of Onsite Operations at Trellis Rx. In his role, he is responsible for optimizing site performance for each of our sites, ensuring that each site achieves its maximum clinical, financial, and people management outcome.  

Zel began his career with Walgreens pharmacy in Cleveland, Ohio as a staff pharmacist and has been with Walgreens for 14 years. Over his time with Walgreens, Zel has traveled through many states and helped to launch initiatives across the country. He was part of a group of supervisors selected to serve in a new role for Walgreens as Healthcare Specialty Supervisors. In his most recent role, Zel was involved with the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP) and he served as a primary preceptor for a PGY-1 Residency program in Washington DC.

Zel received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Biology from John Carroll University and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The Ohio State University. 

He resides in Fort Wayne, Indiana with his wife, Amber, and their three kids. In their spare time, his family loves to travel. A recent adventure included spending a few weeks traveling in Croatia last summer! Zel and Amber enjoy watching their kids’ involvement in sports and cheerleading, as well as outdoor activities like hiking and kayaking.

Zel Skrtic


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biology, John Carroll University

Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University

Previous Work Experience

Pharmacy Manager, Walgreens