Clauss moved to Oman in 2013 together with her family and chose ABA to give her 2 daughters, both now in high school, an IB education. Since her arrival at ABA, Clauss has been an active member of the ABA community volunteering with the PTA and Booster Club and working for the Board.

Clauss has twenty years of professional experience in Asia, Europe and North America in the areas of education, manufacturing and technology. Prior to moving to Oman, she was with Capgemini and worked in the area of strategy, finance and operations.

Clauss’ educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Languages and Linguistics from Georgetown University and a Masters of International Management from Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management.