Peggy McGuire



Peggy McGuire joined the staff of the Women's Cancer Resource Center (WCRC) as Executive Director in 2005. Founded in 1986, WCRC's staff and volunteers provide case management, high intensity cancer navigation, information and referral, community resources, support groups, psychotherapy, financial assistance, in-home support, cancer and wellness education and targeted outreach to underserved communities. All services are offered free of charge. Peggy is a non-profit leader motivated by a deep commitment to this sector as a vehicle for social change. She served on Rosalynn Carter's staff during the Carter administration and has held leadership positions at Kaiser Permanente, Golden Gate University, Leadership High School and the Ronald McDonald House of San Francisco. Says Peggy, "In working with people facing prolonged illness, grief, death and dying, I've witnessed the profound personal healing made possible by engagement in a community of support. "