Claire received her Bachelor of Environmental Design at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Before returning to Colorado as a Project Architect at Arch11, Claire worked for several years in Los Angeles for a small boutique firm that specialized in high-end residential projects in Los Angeles and Chicago.
In her tenure at Arch11, Claire is a pivotal asset and skilled designer and manager. As a project architect, she has proven to be detailed and budget-oriented, successfully completing award-winning residences, restaurants, design showrooms and commercial projects that are modern, regional, and sensible. She has an extensive local understanding, from her practice as well as growing up in Colorado. In her high-end residential work, she has developed expertise in furniture, cabinetry, and award-winning kitchen design. Claire regularly attends the semi-annual EuroCucina show in Milan bringing the most current design trends to her work.
In 2016, Colorado Homes and Lifestyles named Claire one of Colorado’s Top 5 under 40 designers.
In addition to Claire’s formal education, she spent a semester of study in Italy and an intensive Italian language program in Rome. Beyond architecture, she has other loves including yoga, mountain biking, pastry making, and climbing the numerous thirteen-thousand-foot and fourteen-thousand-foot peaks in Colorado.
Claire is a member of the Boulder Green Building Guild (BGBG) and a registered architect in Colorado.