Full Name: Claire Defoe
Age: Late 30's to early 40's
Vocation: Art teacher at Lawndale High
First Appearance: The Invitation
Ms. Defoe teaches Art, and appears to be the most normal of all the
Lawndale High faculty. She is very down-to-earth, pleasant to a
fault, and patient with all her students (even the talent-challenged
Brittany). She is also a great admirer of Jane's artwork. (Ms.
Defoe elicits a rare compliment from Jane -- "she's nice" -- even
though Jane didn't appreciate Ms. Defoe guilt-tripping her into
participating in a lame PTA poster art contest.) Her giving nature
tends to come at a price, however, as in the case of her not having
the heart to throw her freeloading ex-college roommates out of her
studio apartment, thereby causing her to lug around a sleeping bag
and to shower at a truck stop (using her own homemade soap, of
Ms. Defoe's voice is performed by Nicole Carin (unconfirmed).