Clare Boehmer is a member of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ. With an academic background in English, for 34 years she taught in schools at all levels, English and computer science, served as a librarian, and developed a computer center for teenage girls living in an emergency shelter. Later, she served as web designer, community webmaster, associate editor for Review for Religious, and wrote a book for her community. She is certified in healing touch and aromatherapy, and practiced that for 16 years. She is now retired after 60 years of active ministry.