Mr. Robert (Rob) B. Bentley serves as Vice President of Major and Legacy Giving at the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. In his role, Rob manages relationships with families, individuals, and foundations to generate partnerships with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Additionally, Rob leads the Major Gifts Committee alongside Foundation Trustee Ashish Mistry, which unites like-minded business professionals aimed at leveraging relationships to increase philanthropy on behalf of Children's.
Prior to joining Children's in 2010, Rob served in various capacities and executive leadership roles at BellSouth and AT&T for 20 years.
Rob earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Appalachian State University in 1986, and his master’s degree in Business Administration from Mercer University in 1989. He is also a 2003 graduate of the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.
A native Georgian, Rob and his wife, Laura, reside in Alpharetta. They have two daughters, Carlee and Tori, and one son, Robert Jr.
Administrative Assistant—Legacy Giving
An experienced and active community volunteer with such not-for-profit organizations as Hands on Atlanta, Susan G. Komen and Dress for Success, Raquel first joined the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta team in 2012 as a volunteer at Egleston hospital. Shortly after, Raquel was recommended as a strong candidate for the position of Family Experience Concierge at Scottish Rite hospital—a role that she accepted and fulfilled for nearly two years before joining the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation's Major and Legacy Giving team in mid-2014. Prior to joining Children's, Raquel spent 14 years at Cox Enterprises, Inc. serving in a number of high level capacities including Senior Travel Consultant for Cox Senior Leadership, Facilities & Office Manager for Cox Automotive Division, and Executive Assistant to both the VP of Marketing & Strategic Planning and the VP of Finance for US Operations. Currently, as Administrative Assistant with Legacy Giving, Raquel brings a wealth of positive and professional administrative experience to the team. Raquel is a native New Yorker and attended Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island where she focused on Business Administration. Raquel is the proud mother of a son who has followed in his grandfather's footsteps as a Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces.