Claire is a jack of many trades. Not only does she have many creative endeavors, she also used to be a professional athlete. Primarily an actor, she also enjoys many other outlets of creative expression, namely singing & painting.
As an actress, Claire studies at the Beverly Hills Playhouse in Los Angeles, California. She has also studied improv at Second City and scene study and on camera acting at Howard Fine. She is a character actor with comic, dramatic and improvisational abilities. You may recognize her in her commercial series as the Close 5 (sell your old stuff online) spokeswoman, hip young mom and wife.
As a musician, Claire has been in several musical projects, not to mention singing backgrounds and duets with her father, Peter for years. She was in the electro indie band, City City, who had a #1 single with "I Don't Dance", on LA Radio, 106.7, KROQ, Kat Corbett's, Locals Only. She also toured with Tim Heidecker (from Tim and Eric, on Adult Swim) and sang on his two albums, Yellow River Boys and, In Glendale.
As a painter, Claire studied at USC receiving her BA in Painting and Photography. She is skilled in realism and portraiture, specializing in oils, although she loves abstract and uses mixed mediums as well.
As a professional athlete, Claire was on the US Snowboard Team and competed in the World Cup Circuit and in Olympic Qualifiers for the 2002 Winter Games in Park City, Utah. She missed it by one spot!