portrait of Chris Pagel

Chris Pagel

Director, Institutional Support, Chapman University

In his current role at Chapman University, Chris leads a team whose purpose is to strategically prospect, manage, and address the major gift funding priorities for the university, as identified by the senior leadership, as well as the priorities for each school/college, as identified by its dean.

Chris graduated from Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business and Economics receiving his bachelors in business administration and his MBA in 2006. During that time, he worked for ten years with Walt Disney Company before moving into development in both private high school and college levels.