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Meet the Staff

Robert N. Hilbert, CFRE - Major Gifts and Planned Gifts

Rob has been in the development field professionally since 1997 serving various non-profit organizations related to education, healthcare, and public broadcasting. Rob joined Iowa Public Television Foundation in 2002 to oversee major gift and planned gift activities.
In addition to his work at IPTV, Rob has served on several professional association boards and has been a frequent speaker on topics related to philanthropy and the nonprofit sector. 
Rob holds a degree in Public Relations and Communications from the University of Northern Iowa. He received his Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) accreditation in 2002 and completed the 2010 AFP/Stanford Social Innovation Review Nonprofit Management Institute at Stanford University.
Outside of his professional role and association involvement, Rob is involved with his church and has volunteered for various organizations. Rob is married with two daughters and resides in Urbandale, Iowa.


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Johnston, IA 50131-6400
Telephone: 515-242-4135
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