Robert J. Singley, MBA


Robert J. Singley is Secretary/Treasurer of the American Diabetes Association, the nation's largest voluntary health organization leading the fight to Stop Diabetes®. He is retired from a 37-year career with Becton Dickinson (BD).

Singley has been a long-time volunteer with the American Diabetes Association, having served at the community, regional and national levels. He has been on the Association's Board of Directors and chaired several national committees while being a successful fundraiser in his community. Additionally, he served on the Board of Directors for the American Association of Diabetes Educators, and is a Past Chair of the Board of Directors for the American Association of Diabetes Educators Foundation. Singley has served on the Medic Alert Foundation board and is an honorary life time member of the Board of Directors for the Pennsylvania Diabetes Academy. In 2005, he was the recipient of the American Diabetes Association's Wendell Mayes Medal for Outstanding Service in the Cause of Diabetes.

While Singley served in many different capacities at BD, his most recent position was Vice President, Global Marketing for the BD Medical Diabetes Care Business Unit. His work led to the creation of the China Diabetes Education Program and the India Diabetes Education Program. Through his contributions to Project Hope and other industry partners, he helped BD train thousands of doctors and nurses in improving care and treatment of diabetes.