Claire joined Life Without Barriers in 2004, and has over 15 years experience in the welfare and community services sector.
She has held a number of senior positions within the organisation and has been key to Life Without Barriers’ successful diversification of its operations. Claire has overseen the commencement of services to refugees and asylum seekers and the delivery of new services across youth justice, mental health and homelessness.
She has led the operations division since 2005, and in 2010 was appointed Deputy CEO, Operations. Prior to commencing with Life Without Barriers, Claire had worked in the disability and the child protection sectors in residential support, case management and behaviour intervention roles.
Claire has been appointed to the CEO position for a five year term commencing September 2011.