As a life-long connector, Claire Jefferies has dedicated her career to matching jobseekers, students, educators, and clients with opportunity, passion, and purpose. In her role at Meredith, she wears many hats; responsibilities include oversight of admissions and recruitment, orientation, student affairs, internships, and career development, among others.
Previously, Claire served as Lead Manager, Academic & Student Engagement for AICPA, a global professional association for Certified Professional Accountants; Director of Student & Academic Engagement for all full-time, part-time, and online students enrolled in NC State’s Jenkins MBA Program; and as a Sr. Technical Recruiter for a variety of agencies and businesses in and around the Portland, OR metro area. She has a BA in English from Winthrop University, an MA in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs from Ball State University, and is a certified MBTI practitioner. Last year, Claire completed coach training through Raleigh Coaching Academy and is working toward becoming an ICF-certified authentic leadership coach. In addition to her responsibilities at Meredith, she also teaches career and professional development classes online to students enrolled in Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability.