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Staff

Esther Grandizio-Sward

Esther Grandizio-Sward, RPh
Owner and Pharmacy Manager

Esther has been Honey Brook’s pharmacist for 20 years. She worked for Eckerd Drug as pharmacy/store manager from 1996 until 2006. She Wanted to make changes to improve the benefits and the general workplace environment for her employees and was not allowed to make those changes at a chain drug store. With a better workplace in mind, she opened up the store in 2006. Her employees all came along and together they worked hard to make the pharmacy everything it is today. She loves working with her staff that she considers family. Esther strives to provide excellent customer service to all of her patients.

Esther graduated from Shikellamy High in 1991. She then spent 5 years at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science and received her Bachelor of Pharmacy in 1996.

Esther enjoys spending her free time with her 3 children. She has been volunteering as Art Teacher at her kids school since 2005. She loves being outdoors and warm sunny weather.

Julie Wilson-Dixon

Julie Wilson-Dixon
Head Pharmacy Technician, Store Manager and Executive Director of Scheduling

Julie originally started working with Esther in 1998 while employed at Eckerd. In 2006 when Esther opened the pharmacy Julie along with several other employees came to join the team. Her duties include overseeing daily operations/staff in Esther’s absence, filling and logging prescriptions, scheduling and billing insurance. Because of Julie’s outstanding pharmacy skills she was voted Pennsylvania’s Pharmacy Technician of the Year in 2008! When she is not working, raising her three children is the central goal in her life. Julie’s hobbies include fox hunting, helping on the family farm, horse showing and gardening. Julie’s favorite part about working at the pharmacy is helping people.

Andrew Dirodio

Andrew Dirodio
Pharmacy Technician, Executive Director of Purchasing

Andrew originally started working for Esther while employed at Eckerd starting in 2003. When Esther opened up the pharmacy Andrew moved along with several other employees to work here. Andrew graduated from Twin Valley High School in 2005 and attended Reading Area Community College where he received his Associates Degree. Andrew’s hobbies include various forms of art including illustration and sculpture. He also enjoys playing around with guitars and synthesizers and is a massive fan of David Bowie, Ween and Outkast.

Micah Allen

Micah Allen
Head Cashier, Fraud Waste and Abuse Manager, Medicare Specialist and Head of Delivery

Micah started working with Esther in 2004 when he was employed at Eckerd. In 2006 Micah along with several other employees came to work at the pharmacy. Micah is a graduate of Twin Valley High School Class of 2003. Micah has participated actively in the facility’s development and upkeep to the present day. His duties include customer service, prescription delivery and various clerical tasks. Micah enjoys helping others and is thankful for the opportunity he has been given as a result of working at the pharmacy. His hobbies include reading science fiction and fantasy novels, writing and going to the local shooting range.

Andrew Levine

Andrew Levine
Pharmacy Technician, Executive Director of Pharmaceutical Ordering

Andrew originally started working for Esther while employed at Eckerd Pharmacy starting in 2005. When Esther opened up the pharmacy Andrew moved along with several other employees to work here. Andrew truly enjoys what he does and is glad to help anyone he can when he gets the opportunity. Andrew graduated from Twin Valley High School in 2005 and attended Delaware County Community College and received his associates degree in Liberal Arts. Andrew’s hobbies include drumming, guitar and playing video games. He is very enthusiastic about great food! Andrew also loves Subaru’s and owns one himself.

John Eachus

John Eachus
Pharmacy Technician & Loss Prevention Specialist

John started working at Brandywine Pharmacy in 2012 and has been a great addition to our staff! John is a graduate of Twin Valley High School Class of 2005. After high school John did some traveling and received his Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Delaware County Community College. John has many hobbies including fishing, frisbee golf, pro wrestling and fantasy sports! His favorite part about working in the Pharmacy is being able to work with his friends who he says he now considers his family.

Nina Sward

Nina Sward
Pharmacy Technician, Executive Director of Sales and Advertising

Nina started working for Brandywine Pharmacy in 2013 and has been an amazing addition to our staff. Nina graduated from Bishop Shanahan High School in 2016. She is currently a student at Immaculata University. Nina is majoring in Education:Pre K-4 with a focus in special education. In Nina’s free time she enjoys playing Softball and hanging out with her friends and family. Her favorite part about working in the Pharmacy is being able to associate with the customers while doing something she truly enjoys!

George

George Devito, RPh
Staff Pharmacist

George has been employed at Brandywine Pharmacy since 2008 as a Pharmacist. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science in 1976. George has several hobbies including bowling, golf, painting and medical writing.