Production Assistant + Administrator
Grace Ibarra hails from Poulsbo, Washington (a picturesque Norwegian town just a ferryboat ride from Seattle) and graduated from BYU with a B.S. in Sociology and a minor in Global Women's Studies. She is a free-lance social media manager and comes to Rise Up with a wealth of knowledge and experience as an artist and administrator in the realms of live production, audio recording and music video production. A talented vocalist and musician, Grace was a member of Noteworthy from 2019-2023 (singing bass!). She was the ensemble's Social Media Coordinator and served as interim Student Director in 2023. Additionally, she was Noteworthy's Travel Coordinator, handling all travel arrangements and trip-related tasks for the group's appearances at regionals, semi-finals, and finals of Varsity Vocals' global International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella. Grace recently returned from a summer abroad in Europe where she visited 8 countries! Her favorites were The Netherlands, Scotland, and France. She loves baking. Decorating sugar cookies with cursive lettering is one of her favorite things to do.