Claire is Lead by Learning’s adult learning artist-in-residence. A former Carnegie Scholar with a research focus on developing teaching leadership, she specializes in how to let passion lead learning for adults. Claire advises the organization on the ongoing development of Lead by Learning’s sites and on how to support long-term sites in sustaining their inquiry communities over many years. She also plays a key role in training and supporting new Lead by Learning facilitators. Previously, she taught science at Bancroft Middle School in San Leandro Unified and has been a district mentor, department chair, and cooperating teacher. Claire received her B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology as well as her M.A. in Education in Math, Science, and Technology from UC Berkeley.