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Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network announces Dave Bosch as the new Chief Operating Officer

ITASCA, Ill. – Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network announces Dave Bosch as the new Chief Operating Officer. In this new role, he will oversee all Organ & Tissue Operations and Authorization departments, as well as Hospital Development, Partner Relations and Marketing & Communications.

As an active national leader with more than 25 years in the field, Bosch brings unparalleled industry knowledge, executive leadership experience and an impressive track record of achievement to in his new role. Bosch was the Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs at Gift of Hope until 2014 before returning to the organization in 2021 as Chief Marketing Officer. He has previously held positions as President/CEO of Eversight, Gift of Hope’s eye bank partner, and Director of Public Relations at Silver Cross Hospital.

Bosch has served as President of the Board for Donate Life America and the Advisory Board for the Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation. He has also contributed his expertise as a panelist for the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Transplantation, and served on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Eye Banking.

Bosch holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism/public affairs and political science from Lewis University in Romeoville.

About Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network

Gift of Hope is the not-for-profit organ procurement organization that coordinates organ and tissue donation and provides public education on donation in Illinois and northwest Indiana. As one of 57 OPOs that make up the nation’s donation system, we work with 180 hospitals and serve 12 million people in our donation service area. Since 1986, our work has saved the lives of more than 23,000 organ transplant recipients and improved the lives of hundreds of thousands of tissue transplant recipients.