Claire joined the East Region committee in 2020 and made her way onto the Board in January 2021.
Representing the Eastern regions and the Council on the Board, Claire acts as the voice of the member and ensured the decisions that are made at the Board make sense for the sport across all levels. Bringing experience from a career in business and other non-executive roles, Claire moved from a full-time executive career in global publishing, events and subscription businesses to join the sport in 2020.
Claire travels often and enjoys a variety of outdoor sports, even having climbed Mount Kilimanjaro and been diving in the Galapagos Islands. She took up swim, bike and run in 2011 and has completed a number of events including racing at Blenheim in 2018, encouraging 13 friends to join in, and completing Outlaw in 2016.