Gift Planning Manager

Curriculum Vitae

B.S., Human Development, 1981 UC Davis; Masters in Social Work, 1988 CSU – Sacramento; Medical Rehabilitation Social Worker and Therapist 1988- 2000; Regional Director, Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, 2000 – 2006; Director of Development, Thomas Aquinas College (2006-2016); Associate Director of Gift Planning (2017-2020), Director of Alumni and Parent Relations (2020-22), Git Planning Manager (2022-).



Mr. Bagdazian graduated from the University of California, Davis, with a BS in human development. He later earned an MSW in social work with a medical health concentration from California State University, Sacramento. He worked as a counselor and social worker for many years in hospitals and other institutions where he served as a department supervisor and patient advocate, assisting the chronically ill and disabled.

Robert and his wife, Mary, are the proud parents of five children: Daniel, Gabriel, Xavier, Samuel, and Clare Marie.