Principal of Claire Field and Associates
Claire is the Principal of Claire Field and Associates, a consultancy practice offering strategic advice across VET, international education, higher education and EdTech.
Claire served as the CEO of the Australian Council for Private Education and Training, representing more than 1,100 private VET and higher education providers. She has worked in senior roles in a number of state and Australian government agencies and has held senior positions in both TAFE NSW and a national not-for-profit provider.
Claire is a Board member of apprenticeship provider MEGT and sits on the Advisory Board of tech company, HSD. She is a member of the Australian government’s Pacific Australia Labour Mobility (PALM) Advisory Group and an executive member of the Australian VET Research Association (AVETRA). She has a weekly column in Campus Morning Mail and is the host of the free podcast ‘What now? What next? Insights into Australia’s tertiary education sector’.