Clara is a Design Lead for Nesta's 'A Healthy Life' Mission

Prior to joining Nesta, Clara spent eight years building fairer food environments, in retail, community and residential settings, with communities experiencing deprivation.

With an MSc in Food Policy from the Centre for Food Policy, Clara has led design projects, such as social supermarkets and holiday provision, that have achieved systemic change in the UK.

She was named one of the Worlds Top 100 Changemakers by the Big Issue and is a Churchill Fellow, researching Multifunctional Food Hubs.

In her spare time, she tries to apply design thinking to interior design in her Edwardian cottage.