Grace has a BFA from Tyler School of Art at Temple University and a MFA from Louisiana State University. She has worked for the Clay Studio of Philadelphia, the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, and assisted various artists in their studios. She is currently teaching at Georgia Highlands College and developing a collaborative pottery line with her partner, Dennis Ritter. She was a recipient of the 2017 Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award from Northern Clay Center, the 2017 Joe Bova Ceramic Art Award at LSU, and a Kiln God Award at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts in 2014. She enjoys hiking, picking flowers, and collecting mementos. Grace has a dog, Sugar Jaws, whom she adores.