Grace Ross joined the Hood Museum of Art in the summer of 2021. As part of the museum's visitor services guide team, she ensures a positive visiting experience for all guests and protects and safeguards art pieces on exhibit. Grace graduated from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University with a BFA in fine arts, and a minor in art history, in 2013. Before joining the Hood Museum staff, Grace spent her career furthering the progress of art education, membership, and social media at other museums such as The Hyde Collection, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, and the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College. She is also a still life oil painter.