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Claire Odom

Senior Program Manager

Claire Odom is a senior program manager with Understood. She holds a BA from Grinnell College and an MSW from Columbia University. She has spent over a decade working alongside people with disabilities, including with Project SEARCH, the Marbridge Foundation, Job Path NYC, and the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

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