Clara Anderson Sainte, LCSW, LSCSW, is the Program Director for Gilda's Club Kansas City, which is a local nonprofit offering a free cancer support community. She develops and oversees the education and support programming and is also trained as a Grief Recovery Specialist. Prior to Gilda's Club, Clara worked for NorthCare Hospice as a social worker and bereavement specialist.
Clara is a board member of Kansas City Center for Inclusion and a member of the Kansas Cancer Partnership, Missouri Cancer Consortium, and Children's Mercy's Equity and Diversity Council. Clara previously served as a board member of Mental Health America of the Heartland.
Clara's Master's degree in Social Work is from UMKC and she is an alumnus of Northwest Missouri State University.