Carol Swartout Klein

Civic Responsibility
Carol has a history of a strong commitment to shining a light on and supporting the best aspects of the St. Louis community. After publishing Painting for Peace in Ferguson, a children’s book that tells the remarkable story of our community coming together in a moment of hope, healing and unity, Carol donated thousands of dollars from book proceeds to programs that help the youth in Ferguson. Additionally, Carol has been an advocate for our amazing natural resources, our rich cultural assets and attracting and keeping young professionals in St. Louis.