Claire is passionate about helping cities and communities translate the overwhelming problem of climate change into tangible solutions on the ground. For the last 12 years, she has been working with leading local governments in Alberta, BC, Ontario, and the Yukon to develop and implement creative solutions to the challenges of energy, climate change and sustainability. Her experience includes facilitation and multi-stakeholder engagement, advocacy, research, project implementation and policy design. Claire led the development of the mitigation chapter of the City of Calgary Climate Resilience Strategy, and most recently has worked in the City of Calgary Office of Sustainability integrating climate change solutions into land use plans, policies and bylaws. She holds a Masters of Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo.