Robert R. Lane has been named chief development officer for Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Valhalla. He has more than 26 years of development, marketing and community relations experience.
Most recently, Lane was vice president for development and external relations at Phelps Hospital in Sleepy Hollow. He previously had been president of the St. Francis Healthcare Foundation in Poughkeepsie, executive vice president for external relations at EcoHealth Alliance and vice president for development at the Culinary institute of America.
Larry Levine, Blythedale’s president and CEO, said, “We know that his track record, mix of skills and warm interpersonal style will serve Blythedale and our patients very well.”
Actor Paul Sorvino, who worked with Lane to raise funds for the Sorvino Asthma Foundation, said, “I am thrilled he will be applying his talent and skills to help the children at Blythedale.”