Gracie was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Most recently she resided in Hawaii but moved back to Oregon to plant her roots in Portland. Prior to joining Stand, her background includes years of Administrative support, and Office management as well as being a Veterinary technician in an animal shelter. Her most recent position included working in accounting for Real Estate transactions, she has plans to further her education in Accounting. Gracie is eager to work with Stand and advocate for children receiving the highest quality of education.