Meet Our New Program Director
We are pleased to welcome Sheila Hammer, MSW, LCSW as our new Program Director. Sheila is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a longtime admirer of Cancer Support Community, having previously worked as the Program Director for the CSC Benjamin Center in Los Angeles. Prior to coming to CSC, Sheila worked as a Coordinator, Clinical Oncology Social Worker, and Social Work Navigator at the City of Hope NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.
She has a Bachelor of Arts in Deaf Studies: Human Services and Sociology: Counseling and Interviewing from California State University, Northridge and a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California.
Sheila has personally been impacted by cancer in her family and it is her mission to carry the torch of CSC so the organization can continue to provide free-of-charge programs to people impacted by cancer. Sheila has an 8-month old son, Everett, and a husband who is a palliative care social worker. She is from a family of four girls and has a sister who just celebrated 5-years post bone-marrow transplant.
Please join us in welcoming Sheila to the team!