Claire Hertz is Chief Financial Officer for Beaverton Schools in Oregon. She completed her BA in Latin American Studies and accounting/finance courses in the Graduate School of Management, University of California at Los Angeles. She earned her Masters of Education in School Business Leadership from Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. She has participated in the Harvard University, Graduate College of Education, Executive Leadership Program, and joined Oregon ASBO and ASBO International in 1994.

In 2013, Claire was appointed by the ASBO Board to fill a director opening and has served on the ASBO International Board since. Claire also serves the ASBO community through committee participation. She is past-president of Oregon ASBO where she initiated a mentorship program for new school business officials. Claire has a passion for technology integration. She has demonstrated this by serving as president for the Organization for Educational Technology & Curriculum and by creating a social network for Oregon ASBO members. She speaks Spanish and feels a sense of urgency to ensure equity of student outcomes that will not be predicted by race, ethnicity, family economics, gender, disability or initial proficiency.

Claire and her husband Joe have five children and two grandchildren.