MaryGrace is the Associate Director of Strategic Communications at TICAS, where she manages publication development and distribution, media relations, and digital content creation. She works to ensure that TICAS’ public policy priorities resonate clearly with a variety of audiences and that TICAS’s external communications are positioned to drive real institutional change.

Prior to joining TICAS, MaryGrace served as the Senior Manager of Public Affairs for the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium, a public health nonprofit, where she provided communications and advocacy expertise to drive progress on a broad range of public health issues. MaryGrace obtained her Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish from Moravian University as well as a Master of Science in Social Policy from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a Pennsylvania native and resides in Philadelphia.