Before joining Nous, Claire was a senior policy officer at the WA Department of the Premier and Cabinet. She worked across various social policy portfolios including health, alcohol and other drugs, domestic violence prevention and housing. Before that she was a senior project manager working across the WA Mental Health Commission and Disability Services Commission on the inclusion of people with mental illness within the National Disability Insurance Scheme. She has also managed the MHC’s Executive Support Team and was a project lead contributing to the development of WA’s Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drug Services Plan 2015-2020.
Claire is currently co-authoring Australia’s inaugural policy textbook on the National Disability Insurance Scheme, due to be released in 2020.
In her spare time, Claire enjoys keeping fit, live music, philosophical discussions and listening to podcasts.