Clare has worked at Wakeman Boys & Girls Club since 1999. Her first role with the Club was as Senior Staff and Class Instructor where she embraced the Club’s philosophy and mission. She was eventually hired full-time as The Education & Leadership Director, then moved to Athletic Director. When the Stratfield Extension began in 2001, Clare was responsible for opening the Clubhouse and named Unit Director of the Stratfield Extension. In 2005, she was named Director of Resource Development until the opening of the Smilow-Burroughs Clubhouse when she returned to the Southport Clubhouse in 2010 as the Senior Unit Director where she currently serves.
Clare graduated from Siena College in Albany, NY with a B.S degree in Marketing & Management. Along the way, she has completed BGCA’s Middle Manager track and was selected to participate in Bank of America’s Emerging Leaders Program in 2012.