Claire graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017 with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology. During her undergraduate studies, she worked in the Neurocognitive Research Lab as a research assistant in the FitKids intervention program and was involved in an Irish dancing club. After her involvement in research and shadowing different health related careers, she became interested in physical therapy and now plans to apply to Physical Therapy school.
Claire joined the NextSteps team in July of 2017 as an aide and has really enjoyed being able to work in such a unique clinic. She is thankful to be able to learn from great therapists and trainers to help her in her future career.