Claire Canfield, one of our Associate Trainers, is a native New Mexican with roots in Laguna Pueblo and in Albuquerque. Claire studied at the University of New Mexico receiving her B.F.A. in Art History in 2009, focusing on pre and post-contact art of the Americas. She then moved into the nonprofit realm working with the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in several capacities, including program management, volunteer coordination, fundraising and event planning for seven years. Claire now works with NMCAN with the passion to contribute to a positive change in the New Mexico community and in the lives of young people. At NMCAN she works as the Director of Engagement, leading community and youth engagement through direct service work and community building.