Clarice has spent the last fourteen years learning about and engaging in the Australia-Indonesia relationship. She is a graduate of Linguistics and Indonesian Studies at Monash University and an alumnus of the Victorian Government Hamer Scholarship to the University of Indonesia. She is currently the Southeast Asia Director of TAFE Victoria at the Victorian Government Trade and Investment Office, Jakarta. She was a delegate of the 36th Australia-Indonesia Youth Exchange Program (AIYEP) to Bengkulu, Sumatra where she worked on several community development projects with 35 other passionate young Australians and Indonesians. In her spare time, she tries to get out of Jakarta to visit the many wonderful places across Indonesia and Asia. Clarice is passionate about the Australia-Indonesia relationship and believes that AIYA plays a great role in its development at a grass-roots level.