Claire Hughes is a Research Associate II in the eXtended Reality Division at Design Interactive. Her focus is on emerging technology delivery to diverse stakeholders, including the Joint Program Committee, and the Army Futures Command. Her current work is centered around the design and delivery of XR training technologies across the Department of Defense, with a focus on driving user-centered design for scalable adoption of AR/VR/MR training and job aid solutions. These projects include efforts for the Joint Program Committee producing an AR training program for TCCC Curriculum and for Army Futures Command providing an XR training solution for the M1A2 Abrams Tank. She holds a Master of Science in Human Factors and Systems Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Hillsdale College.