Center for Living Well Pharmacy Staff
Tom Dryoff, R.Ph.
Tom Dyroff is responsible for managing the pharmacy in collaboration with the Center's clinicians. He has a special interest in helping Cast and their families understand medications through education and personal interaction. Mr. Dyroff has 32 years of pharmacy experience in both hospital and retail settings. He received his degree from the University of Connecticut and is a registered pharmacist in the state of Florida. Originally from New York, Mr. Dyroff enjoys ice hockey, yet also makes time for scuba diving and fishing. He and his wife have two daughters and one son.
Angela Bray, PharmD
Angela Bray was born and raised in Orlando, FL, and graduated from South University School of Pharmacy in Savannah, GA in 2015. Angela decided to become a pharmacist while working as a pharmacy technician, after seeing the difference a great pharmacist can make improving a patient's experience and health. Angela hopes to have a positive impact on her patients' lives the way her mentors have before her. Angela is married and enjoys singing and playing piano, reading, playing Scrabble, and spending time with my amazing nieces and nephews.
Katie Jadra, PharmD
Katie is originally from Connecticut and earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Northeastern University in Boston, Ma. After graduating in 2004, she relocated to Florida. Katie believes few jobs are as important as the pharmacy staff's commitment to ensure our Cast Members' good health and wellness. Outside of work, she most enjoys skiing, running and spending time with her husband and daughter.
Melvin Nguyen, PharmD
Melvin was born in Michigan and raised in Orlando, Florida. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida and is currently a Clinical Associate Professor for his Alma Mater. As a pharmacist, Melvin enjoys helping people and strives to share his passion for medicine with everyone. At the Center, his goal is to improve Cast Members' use of medication and thus their overall well-being. In his spare time, Melvin enjoys spending time with his family. He also enjoys watching and playing sports.
Kim Ong, PharmD
Kim Ong holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition (emphasis in Dietetics) from University of Florida and attended Midwestern University in Arizona for her PharmD degree. Kim has been a pharmacist for over 16 years. In her free time Kim loves to spend time with her family and friends, cook and practice yoga.
Dan Wackerly, PharmD
Dan was born in Gainesville, Florida and is a lifetime Gator fan. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Florida and, completing an interesting circle, now holds the rank of Clinical Associate Professor at that university. He is a strong supporter of the Center's goal of improving the health of cast members and their families through excellence in pharmacy practice. Dan was an accomplished competitive swimmer and now enjoys music, photography, golf, volleyball, water sports and following Gator athletics.