Grace Metry

Special Initiatives Associate @ Meridian

Grace Metry joins Meridian after spending a year serving with City Year as an AmeriCorps Member at Powell Bilingual Elementary School, where she supported students in their English and Language Arts coursework and Socio-Emotional skill development. Prior to City Year, Grace earned her Bachelor of Arts in International Studies with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean from Trinity College as well as double minors in Religious Studies and Hispanic Studies. During her time at Trinity College, Grace studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina where she gained research experience with a social responsibility NGO, and in Ouidah, Benin where she conducted a research project on how the religions Christianity, Islam, and Vodún function together in society. Grace’s past experience also includes an Events and Development Internship with Junior Achievement of Southwest New England and a Community Learning Fellowship with KNOX, Community Gardens Program. Grace is fluent in Spanish.