Grace is a native of Tuscaloosa.

She graduated from the University of Alabama with a B.A. in Psychology in 2014.  She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2017.

In law school, Grace competed on the National Trial Advocacy Team, received the George Peach Taylor Award for Outstanding Work in Trial Advocacy, and was named to the Order of Barristers National Honor Society for outstanding performance in Moot Court and Trial Ad.  Grace also was on the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society and served as President of Lawyers Achieving Sophisticated Tastes (LAST).

Grace is a member of the Tuscaloosa County Bar Association, the Alabama State Bar, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and the Volunteer Lawyers Program. 

Grace is a member of First United Methodist Church.