Walker also worked with Phyllis Coneset, Vice President of Leadership Services at IREM, who was in charge of the LLS.
IREM also allowed Walker to put Swabs for Rob flyers in the LLS meeting packet and make an announcement at the opening session.
"IREM is a large organization, but it is small enough that people really get to know each other," said Walker.
Gallagher secured donations through Friends of IREM, local chapters and others.
"Between the community drive and IREM's Swabs for Rob program, we added about 225 people to the registry," said Rob.
While the donor was not an IREM member, the Collins met him when they were in San Diego at an IREM conference.
While Rob's match ultimately was not an IREM member, his colleagues and fellow IREM members were greatly moved by Swabs for Rob.
"It was an IREM cause that became personal for me," said Whitt.
Additionally, the Swabs for Rob program brought out the very best in IREM. "There is a lot of camaraderie throughout IREM," said Whitt.