Claire Anderson serves Innovations in Aging Collaborative as executive director after working as executive director of the Senior Resource Council, and previously, executive director of the El Paso County Bar Association. Claire holds a bachelor’s degree in communication studies from Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, MN, and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Recently Claire obtained a Professional Advancement Certificate in Gerontology from UCCS and is a Certified Mediator through The Elledge Group.
Claire has also worked as residence hall director at Central College, in Pella, Iowa, and program coordinator for Opera Theatre of the Rockies in Colorado Springs. She has served on numerous local boards and committees and is a graduate of Leadership Pikes Peak’s Leadership NOW! program. She was recently nominated for Leadership Pikes Peak’s Emerging Community Leader Award and named a 2015 Rising Star by the Colorado Springs Business Journal. She is an active vocalist and performer at many local organizations including Opera Theatre of the Rockies and The Broadmoor. As a Colorado Springs native, Claire has strong ties to the community.