Claire Vossbrink

Pronouns: She/her


Claire Vossbrink BA ’80 has taught English as a foreign language in a variety of settings throughout Spain for most of her life. She is now enjoying retirement in husband Luis’ tiny rural Spanish village. Claire and Luis’ greatest accomplishment has been raising their trilingual daughter, Akemi, a Cambridge University-educated art historian who holds a PhD. Akemi just wed her longtime French boyfriend, allowing Claire to finally put her L&C French degree to good use. You can email her at