Claire Vinocur


Claire Vinocur is an associate director at Forward Risk, where she focuses on investigative due diligence and public policy matters and co-leads the firm’s opposition research practice.

Prior to joining Forward Risk, Claire was senior research manager at the Democratic National Committee, where she focused on vetting political and administration hires and nominees and led campaign finance research into candidates, committees, and outside groups. She was also a member of the Biden-Harris Transition team, where she served as the primary researcher for the administration’s slate of health care nominees. Earlier in her career, Claire worked on campaigns ranging from city park board to Senate.

Education & Certification

Harvard Kennedy School, Master’s in Public Policy
Carleton College, B.A. in Political Science

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