Kate Clarke-Pascente, LCPC, of Wheaton, Ill. was recently named president-elect of the Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (SHCA), a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association. Currently, Clarke-Pascente is the manager of Patient Relations/Interpreter Services at Central DuPage Hospital (CDH).
The mission of the Society of Healthcare Consumer Advocacy is to lead the advancement of healthcare consumer advocacy by supporting the role of professionals who represent and advocate for consumers across the healthcare continuum.
Clarke-Pascente holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Creighton University and a master’s in counseling/psychology from National Louis University.
She and her husband, Michael, and two children reside in Wheaton.