March 3, 2019
by Claire Wellbeloved-Stone
Claire Wellbeloved-Stone is the Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Blue Trunk Foundation. In October 2017, she left for a nine-month adventure backpacking around the world. She received her BA in Anthropology from Connecticut College, where she spent her junior year studying in Spain and Cuba. As a selected scholar for the Toor Cummings Center for International Studies and the Liberal Arts, she interned with the World Wildlife Fund in the Galapagos Islands. Claire went on to pursue her MPH from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, where she completed a community health internship with the Runa Foundation in Peru. After graduation, she worked as a researcher in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia. When she’s not traveling, Claire enjoys going to concerts at all of the local Charlottesville venues or creating new concoctions using flour, sugar, and butter.