qualified nurse (RN), DPH
Since 2003 Clare has worked for Regional Public Health Wellington, as a Public Health Advisor specialising in housing and homelessness. She obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health through Otago University and is working towards her Masters in Public Health researching boarding houses in the Wellington Region.
Clare is currently the Chair of Street Football Aotearoa. The Trust has built a network of social football teams around New Zealand to encourage people who have been marginalised to “give football a go”. Clare is also on the board of Wellington Housing Trust a community housing provider in the Wellington region. A position she has held for the past four years.
Clare originates from Devon in the UK and before moving to Aotearoa in 2002 worked as a Tuberculosis Nurse Specialist in London.