Amy Tauati, MSW

Assistant Professor and Director, BSW Program, Department of Social Work
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2395
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Amy Tauati, MSW, has worked in the field of gerontology for more than a decade, making older adults and their well-being the focus of her personal and professional mission. She has extensive experience in grant writing, nonprofit management, and program administration, and a passion for community practice and bridging the divides between for-profit, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations. She has taught courses in the undergraduate and graduate social work programs at Azusa Pacific, including courses in gerontology, policy, grant writing, and community practice. As coordinator of BSW field education at APU, she provides oversight, administration, and instruction for field internships. In addition to her work at APU, she partners with several local nonprofits to provide professional supervision for social work students at the undergraduate and graduate levels.


  • MSW, California State University, Long Beach
  • BSW (Summa Cum Laude), Azusa Pacific University

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Social Work