Claire Strickland

Intern / Marketing & Communications Manager

Claire Strickland is an urbanist, dot-connector, and storyteller who is passionate about the intersection of people, space, and design. She manages Urban3’s marketing and communications, and also assists with business development.

Claire’s background is centered around mining clues, uncovering what drives people, and employing human insights to engage communities. She is also interested in sustainable food systems; as an undergrad, she helped start The Sonder Market, a student-run local food cooperative that is still in business today.

Before joining Urban3, Claire worked as a strategist at digital design agencies in New York City and Raleigh, NC. She was also in charge of revenue and partnership development at a growing media start-up in Raleigh. She holds an undergraduate degree in Media and Journalism as well as Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.