Robin Heller

Robin Heller, MSSW, is an adult adoptee “in search.” A fundraising executive, Ms. Heller works as the director of corporate and foundation philanthropy at the national office of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. She has studied and taught bioethics, and formerly served as the senior administrator at the internationally-known Center for Bioethics at University of Pennsylvania. Past president of Philadelphia’s Adoption Forum,she has been involved in adoption advocacy and education for over 25 years. Ms. Heller states that if she were to write a memoir, it would be called “Ruthless: Living Without Heritage,” in honor of the search for her birthmother, Ruth.