Dr. Cleary is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Virginia. She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University. She completed her pediatric residency at the University of Rochester, and served for one year as a chief resident in pediatrics at Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Cleary is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Cleary is an Associate Attending Pediatrician at the University of Rochester. She serves as a medical consultant to a daycare center. She has leadership positions in the AAP including Treasurer for Chapter 1 NY and the National Committee on Membership. She lives in Pittsford with her husband, an internist, and two children.