Claudia provides support for several CEL directors and for their work with CEL partners. She coordinates CEL institutes, participates in projects, and provides other administrative support as needed. Claudia has worked with the Center for Educational Leadership since 2005, and previously worked in administrative support positions at Seattle University, the University of Pennsylvania, and the New Road Map Foundation, as well as for an attorney's office in Seattle. She received an M.L.S. degree from Syracuse University's School of Information Studies and worked as a librarian at the Free Library of Philadelphia for six years.