Claire Ristow

Front-end Developer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Claire’s Expertise

  • Drupal
  • Javascript
  • Sass/CSS
  • Twig

Claire Ristow is a front-end developer with a passion for creating appealing websites. She started off on a marketing route, earning a degree in Business and Communications, but quickly discovered her passion for building websites in a 9-week coding boot camp in Toronto. After developing sites using different platforms, including WordPress and Shopify, she fell in love with the power and customization that Drupal provides.

Claire has built and maintained many different websites including luxury hotels and resorts, government organizations, small local businesses, and e-commerce stores. With her attention to detail and love for CSS, she is intent on delivering pixel-perfect work for every project she tackles.

When she's not working, Claire can be found relaxing at her family's cottage near Algonquin Park, Ontario. She volunteers her time towards the website upkeep for the cottage association that her family belongs to. She also loves baking sourdough bread, curling at her local curling club, camping, and playing board games.

Key Accomplishments:

Solo developer on major Drupal site rebuilds for government and e-commerce websites

Mentor for Kids Learning Code and Ladies Learning Code to support early interest and diversity in tech

Education & Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Business and Communication, University of Waterloo

Web Development Immersive Bootcamp, Juno College

Did you know?

Claire was the regional champion in doubles badminton in high school and despite losing terribly in the provincial competition, she still brags about that fact today.