Claire Carlson

Engagement Manager


Claire is an Engagement Manager at Luminary Labs. She is particularly interested in how emerging technologies can solve big problems in new ways.

Before joining Luminary Labs, Claire gained expertise across the innovation process at Rêve Consulting in Minneapolis. From conducting in-home user interviews to roadmapping implementation plans, Claire applied strategy and human-centered design methodology to help Fortune 500 clients reimagine consumer interactions and transform business models. While Claire was primarily focused on healthcare engagements, her experience also spans education, financial services, and industrial offerings.

Claire also worked in global communications for Ecolab, where she gained insight into water, hygiene, and energy issues around the world.

Claire received a B.A. in English from St. Olaf College. Outside of the office, she enjoys hiking, hot yoga, and neighborhood Corgi sightings.