Claire is one of the three foundation Deputy Principals at Hobsonville Point Secondary School. Before Hobsonville, Claire has held leadership roles at Epsom Girls Grammar School, Auckland Girls Grammar School, Takapuna Grammar School and Rangitoto College (where she also attended as a student). As well as her in-school role she also enjoys working with educational groups at a national level; Claire is a member of the Education Council of Aotearoa, NZ; an advisory board member for Network for Learning (N4L) and a board member of NetSafeNZ. She also enjoys blogging, conference speaking and working with agencies such as the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and the Ministry of Education 21st Century Learning Reference Group with a focus on enabling future-focused change and supporting teachers and students in blended learning environments. Beyond education, Claire loves spending time with her family, hanging out with her dogs and doing yoga.
Claire is passionate about her family, education, design, and tattoos, living by the mantra –
“you can never be overdressed or overeducated”