New Faculty/Staff Q&A: Meet Claire Gordon '13

To get to know our new faculty and staff a little better, we asked them to answer a handful of questions from the Proust Questionnaire — the famous questionnaire that Vanity Fair asks celebrities to answer on its back page. Here, we learn a little bit more about Middle School Permanent Substitute Claire Gordon '13. 

Q: What is your idea of perfect happiness?
A: Surrounded by friends and family, preferably on a beach! 

Q: What is your greatest fear?
A: I developed a sudden fear of heights while on Machu Picchu with Mr. Diamond my senior year of high school and to this day still get very anxious with heights.

Q: Which words or phrases do you most overuse?
A: It's so bad but, "Legit/legitimately." I throw "wicked" in here and there, too! 

Q: What is your favorite occupation?
A: A travel blogger! I think it would be awesome to just be able to travel the world and write about your experiences. 

Q: What is your motto?
A: When you can't find the sunshine, be the sunshine. 

Thayer Academy Middle School Claire Gordon

Middle School Permanent Substitute Claire Gordon '13