Grace Yeo

Position: Communications Specialist


Grace immigrated from South Korea in 2003 along with her parents and her older sister. She grew up in Torrance, California for 11 years before moving to San Francisco Bay Area in 2014. During high school, Grace participated in national high school conferences focused on issues around diversity, equity, and access to higher education. She graduated high school with a Salutatorian title and an Associates Degree in Math and Science. At UC Berkeley, she studied Economics with primary interest in public economics. She started gaining interest in immigrant rights movement in 2017 and participated in Immigrants Rising’s Fellowship Program before becoming a full-time staff. Grace is excited to continue supporting the immigrant community with educational resources and inspirational media.