Claire Sherman is BNI’s Chief of Staff, working to support BNI Directors, Members and Global Support Team Members around the world. Claire oversees country & team integration projects, supports team development and recruiting efforts to build the Global Support Team, works on special projects to enhance the member experience, supports BNI’s member- and director-based global advisory groups, and streamlines internal operations and communications to ensure efficiency and productivity. After earning her Bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Spanish from Dickinson College, she moved back to Charlotte and joined BNI in September of 2015. Before joining BNI, she worked as a copywriter at a sales and marketing firm. Claire enjoys being active and outdoors, is a big animal-lover and travels as much as she can. Although she is a Charlotte native, she’s lived abroad in two other countries, Spain and Singapore, and loves the opportunity to meet new people, explore new places and try new things.