Grace first came to GreenLight Fund through the New Sector Alliance Residency in Social Enterprise Fellowship, serving as a capacity-building program and research fellow to GreenLight Bay Area. Previously, Grace worked as a program and data assistant at the University of North Carolina Office of Student Wellness, where she focused on interpersonal violence prevention. She conducted research for the UNC Women’s Center concerning state-based Child Sexual Assault prevention policies. Grace has also worked as a research assistant at the UNC Cancer Center and the UNC Center for Maternal Infant Health. In addition, she led student diversity and leadership trainings. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her free time, Grace loves walking Lake Merritt in Oakland with her mini-dachshund, Heidi, and learning to play the violin.
“Working towards justice and equity for all, specifically those who are most affected by institutionalized bias and the challenges of living in a society based on power and privilege.”