Claire joined ARM Energy in September 2020 as President of ARM Resources, where she leads all upstream investment and operations. Prior to joining ARM Energy, she founded Gryphon Oil and Gas, LLC, a Blackstone-sponsored oil and gas company focused on acquiring non-operated interests in the Permian Basin. Claire has spent 20 years investing and advising in the energy industry. She spent a decade at two private equity firms, Pine Brook and TPH Partners, and earlier in her career, Claire was an investment banker with Lehman Brothers and Barclays. She currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Falcon Minerals Corporation (NASDAQ: FLMN), as a board member for the Houston Producers Forum, the Texas A&M University Finance Department, and the Texas A&M University Petroleum Ventures Program. Claire earned her MBA from Rice University and a BBA in Finance from Texas A&M University, where she was Co-Captain of the Varsity Volleyball team.