By Claire Shoop

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as a reporter for the Sugar Land / Missouri City issue. In May 2019, she graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a Texas Tribune scholar, worked for the school newspaper The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, DC. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to boss Bruce Springsteen.