Mr. Hochadel has been involved in the substance abuse treatment field since 1999. Currently the President/CEO of Quest Recovery and Prevention Services in Canton,Ohio, he has worked as both a direct service provider and administrator. Mr. Hochadel received a B.S. in Pharmacy from Ohio Northern University(1984) and M.Ed. in Community Counseling from Malone University(2004).
Mr. Hochadel serves as Co-chair of the Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS) Clinical Roundtable, is a newly elected member of the Ohio Council Board of Trustees, is an active member of the Stark County Opiate Task Force and participates in a number of other local programs. Prior to coming to work at Quest in 2008 he worked at Edwin Shaw Hospital in Akron,Ohio. The focus of his practice has been building sustainable education, prevention and treatment programs. He has also been a presenter of educational training programs in pharmacologic management of substance use disorders, supervision and enhancing the professional chemical dependency counselor.