Jacqueline Grace enthusiastically brings nearly three decades of publishing and corporate leadership experience to Forefront. Ms. Grace began her career in publishing at Simon & Schuster and held senior roles at Scholastic Inc., the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books and educational materials. Grace was also the founder and President of LifeTime Media, a book publishing and packaging company whose authors included tennis icon Billie Jean King; Dr. Barry C. Black, Chaplain of the United States Senate; and chess champion Garry Kasparov – as well as brands such as the American Lung Association, Kraft Foods, and The New-York Historical Society, among others. Grace served on the board of Every Child a Reader and the Rye Arts Center.
Grace was educated at the University of Pennsylvania, where she played varsity basketball and rowed lightweight crew. Most recently, Grace has returned to the University of Pennsylvania to obtain her Master of Science in Organizational Dynamics with a concentration in Sustainable Development.