Claire is a senior lecturer, specialising in marketing after a previous career in journalism, PR, copywriting and publishing. Claire has deep knowledge of Harper Adams and its stakeholders, having been its Press and Publications Officer. She was previously editor of a range of monthly lifestyle magazines, including Shropshire Life. Claire studied BSc (Hons) Psychology at The University of Wolverhampton and, upon graduating, became a news reporter for the Shropshire Star. Before university she worked in procurement for the Ministry of Defence, and has also worked in retail and housing. She is also a qualified NLP and wellbeing coach, and Playing Big facilitator. Shropshire born and bred, Claire lives in Telford with her two children, and enjoys learning, literature, the arts, skiing, walking and film.