As the Irrigation Engineer on the National Water Quality and Quantity Technical Development Team Clare brings twenty four years of experience to the job. He started with NRCS (then SCS) in Roosevelt Utah field office, as Project Engineer on the Unitah Basin Colorado River Salinity Project. He has since served as an Area Engineer in Cedar City, Utah, the Utah State Irrigation Engineer, in Salt Lake City, and the Idaho State Irrigation Engineer in Twin Falls, Idaho.
Clare holds both a BS and MS in Agricultural and Irrigation Engineering from Utah State University in Logan Utah. He is a member of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and is an Irrigation Association Certified Teacher. His Professional Engineer license is for the State of Utah, and he is a Certified Agricultural Irrigation Specialist (CAIS).