Grace is from Carroll County, Georgia. She attended Oak Mountain Academy and Villa Rica High School, before moving to Oxford, Mississippi to attend the University of Mississippi, where she earned her bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in biology.
After college, Grace returned to Carrollton and worked at Tisinger Vance, P.C. in the real estate and domestic relations practice areas as a staff member.
Grace attended Atlanta's John Marshall Law School, where she earned numerous academic awards including the CALI Award for Excellence for Federal Income Taxation, Estate Planning, and Criminal Law. Grace was also awarded the Judge Banke Advocacy Award. During law school, she served as the captain of the mock trial team and as an editor for the law journal.
In 2012, Grace opened Pippin Law, P.C. and decided to pursue an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Alabama's School of Law. In December 2014, she finished the LL.M. in Taxation with an emphasis in estate planning.
Grace is a member of the Carrollton Dawnbreakers Rotary Club and serves as a board member for the West Georgia Prevention and Resource Center. Grace is also a graduate of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Academy.