Whenever presented with the opportunity, Alphonsus takes time to travel with family and friends. Growing up with parents who were Irish immigrants, Alphonsus Brady spent a good portion of his life in Ireland. As an Irish citizen, Al frequently travels back to his childhood home in Ireland, where he is able to visit his family. Having lived there for the majority of his adolescent years, Al takes great pride in his irish heritage and thoroughly enjoys sharing that with others. Alphonsus Brady has always been beyond grateful to his parents for their hard work and perseverance, and attributes the wonderful opportunities that he’s been presented with throughout his life, to his parents.
Aside from his passion for traveling, as a professional in the health industry, Al also understands the value in proper nutrition and exercise. Though Alphonsus is a fan of a variety of sports and exercise, he looks to martial arts as a favorite stress reliever. Al first became involved in mixed martial arts at a young age, practicing karate and later jiu jitsu. Apart from jiu jitsu, Al often partakes in a number of sports including boxing, running, basketball, and tennis. Staying active and prioritizes exercise is a fundamental part of Al’s life and crucial component of his overall well-being.
As a pharmacist, Alphonsus Brady dedicates himself to improving the lives of others through proper health and wellness, and thus applies that same dedication to his overall well being. Though he truly finds his career to be quite fulfilling, Al is equally enthused by what life has to offer.
Al has had an incredibly successful, and lengthy, career in the pharmacy industry. Al has continued his academic career for several years in the hopes of doing what he enjoys to do for a living. Al earned both his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Biological Sciences at Northern Illinois University. And after several years of working in the pharmacy industry, Al decided to go even further and earn his Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Iowa. Since then, Al has taken his extensive knowledge of the industry and used it to further his professional career. He has worked in multiple hospitals throughout the Chicago area.
Alphonsus Brady is currently a full-time staff pharmacist at Wal-Mart.