Grace Leonard is currently pursuing a master's degree in urban and regional planning.

Previously, Grace was a program manager at the Valentine Museum. She has also worked as a program coordinator at the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement. These roles developed her interest in public history, experiential learning, collaborative design processes and community revitalization.

Grace received a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Studies from University of Richmond, where she also earned her B.A. in cultural anthropology.