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Brother Tom Giardino, SM

Assistant for Special Projects


Office for Mission and Rector


Email: Brother Tom Giardino, SM
Phone: 229-2455
Alumni Hall, Rm 229

Brother Thomas Giardino, SM

Brother Tom is a native of Cleveland, Ohio.  He professed vows in the Society of Mary [Marianists] in 1962 and graduated from UD in 1965. He is presently the Assistant for Special Projects in the Office for Mission and Rector.

For the last few years he served on the Provincial Administration for the Marianist Province of the USA and the former Cincinnati Province. From 2012-2015, he was the Executive Director of the Association of Marianist Universities and before that from 2002-2011 the Executive Director of the International Center for Marianist Formation. From 1991-2001, Bro. Tom worked in Rome as International Director of Education (or General Assistant for Education) on the SM General Administration. In this capacity, he led the development and implementation of the Characteristics of Marianist Education for Marianist educational institutions at various levels.

He is a member of the UD Board of Trustees, the Board of Trustees for St. Mary’s University and previously on the Board of Regents for Chaminade University of Honolulu.