Sister Clare Knowles is a member of the Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Littlehampton. She has worked in initial formation since 2008 and served on the FMSL General Council since 2010. Sister Clare received a BA Hons in English and Classics from Keele University and MA in Franciscan Theology from the University of Wales. Her areas of teaching and research include the works of Sts. Francis and Bonaventure, Franciscan ecotheology and Franciscan formation.