Grace Eickmeyer

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Grace Eickmeyer

Engagement Manager

Bio

As the Resource Manager for Cook Ross, Grace Eickmeyer is responsible for the strategic assignment and effective utilization of Cook Ross human capital on project accounts. Prior to providing excellent service to Cook Ross clients, Grace worked for Ashoka: Innovators for the Public and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ukraine. Born in South Korea, Grace grew up in the Pacific Northwest and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in political science from the University of Oregon. Go Ducks!

In Her Own Words

What do you do (in 5 words or fewer)?
I live life with compassion.

If you had a time machine, what historical moment would you rewrite?
It’s a tie between the Peace of Westphalia in 1648 and the recall of Zheng He’s fleet in during the Ming Dynasty.

What is your dream travel destination?
Japan and India.

What is more important to you, to be right or to be liked?
To be right.

What is the best advice you ever got?
Try everything–twice.

What calls you?
Injustice.

What’s your favorite board game and why?
Scrabble, because I’m a word nerd and Settlers of Catan, because it’s different every time.