Claire was hired at the Geneseo Public Library in June of 2008. She was instrumental in the planning and construction of the new library built in Geneseo, at 805 N. Chicago Street, which opened to the public in October of 2011. Claire excels in writing and receiving grants to benefit the library. She has secured $230,080.05 in grant funding over the last five years. She was able to secured fiber optic connections for the library through one of the grants. Claire attends regional and local conferences to stay abreast of the newest technology advances for the Geneseo Public Library District patrons. Claire is active in the community and a member of the Geneseo Kiwanis.