Rob Demske

Chief Advocacy and Development Officer

As the Chief Development and Advocacy Officer for the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, Rob is responsible for the development and execution of the organization’s global development strategy. He is also responsible for facilitating the philanthropic relationships with our strategic partners in order to provide the resources which provide patients, caregivers and the medical community with the necessary educational and support services to help navigate their bladder cancer journeys.

For more than 25 years, Rob has applied his professional skills and leadership in working for a myriad of health-care, education, civil-rights, legal assistance and humanitarian non-profits. His expertise in creating collaborative partnerships with industry, inspiring dynamic fundraising campaigns, and energizing major gift initiatives have led to dynamic growth with these organizations.

Rob has worked tirelessly on behalf of oncology patients seeking to break down the barriers that exist to treatment – his mantra “right therapy for the right patient, at the right time” guides his conversation when discussing philanthropy.

Rob earned his JD from the University of New Hampshire School of Law.