Claire Murashima is a Southern California-raised, Japanese-Dutch queer woman of faith. She’s obsessed with podcasts and works with both Stateside from Michigan Radio and How I Built This from NPR. 

In May 2021, she graduated with a bachelor’s in business from Calvin University, where she spent a semester learning about politics in Washington, a semester learning about social entrepreneurship in Chicago and her last year as student body president during the pandemic. 

On the weekends, she’s an art instructor and loves all things creative.