Clara has served as a Livingstone Range School Division Board of Trustee member since 2010, representing Ward 2. She currently is on the Professional Learning, Policy Review, and Trustee Remuneration Committees. Clara is also a director of the Alberta School Boards Association (ASBA) Rural Caucus.
Clara advocates for rural school divisions and schools to receive an equitable share of resources so that we can continue to offer unique programs that reflect our culture and environment.
As a teacher, Clara taught in communities across Alberta and was Principal of Lacombe Outreach School prior to her retirement in 2006. She has volunteered with many organizations in Pincher Creek and the Crownsest Pass, and loves spending time with her daughter and granddaughter.