Clare is the Partnerships and Outreach Manager (Digital and STEM) at the University of South Wales. She is passionate about encouraging and inspiring young people, especially girls, to consider careers in cyber security and STEM subjects. As such, she has developed an extensive outreach programme that includes cyber security days for Brownies and Guides, primary and secondary schools’ outreach and community activities. Previously Head of Cyber Security Education at the University with extensive lecturing experience in IT and Cyber Security, Clare is now responsible for developing partnerships with STEM businesses that highlight the opportunities within the sector and build pathways from further education into higher education and employment. She has close links with the Thales National Digital Exploitation Centre and has worked alongside Welsh Government and the National Cyber Security Centre to promote educational and skills development. Clare is also the founder of the Women in Cyber Wales cluster, which provides support and networking to women working, or hoping to work, in the industry and now has approximately 160 members. She is a member of Welsh Government’s Cyber Resilience Board and UKC3, a National Cyber Security Centre CyberFirst Ambassador, and a Fellow of the British Computer Society.