Patricia Ivancich Dassios, a Bay Area native, has over ten years of experience in philanthropic fundraising and the nonprofit management sector. Patricia has worked for Wells Fargo Bank, the Archdiocese of New York, the California Academy of Sciences and San Francisco Parks Trust. She is an active community volunteer in San Francisco and the peninsula for several organizations including the Junior League of San Francisco, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary, CuriOdyssey Museum, Mercy High School in Burlingame and PARCA Auxiliary. She has volunteered in the past for the UCSF surgical department, Edgewood Center for Children and Families, the Romero Foundation and the Burlingame Mother’s Club. She has chaired many large fundraisers including the Junior League Home Tour and many exhibition parties for the Fine Arts Museums’ ArtPoint.
Patricia received her B.A. in Psychology and her Master of Nonprofit Administration from the University of San Francisco. Her research thesis investigated philanthropic giving of California community foundations to national and international disasters. Patricia and her husband, Angelos Dassios, live in Hillsborough with their three young children.
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