Grace Byers is the Salutatorian for the Class of 2019 at Foster High School.
She is the daughter of Wayne and Deborah Byers and will attend Emory University in Atlanta, majoring in Finance and History. Grace plans on attending law school after receiving her undergraduate degree to pursue a career as a merger and acquisitions attorney.
While at Foster, Grace was a member of the National Honor Society, co-captain of the varsity golf team and held multiple leadership positions as she participated with the AP Ambassadors. Grace is also an avid volunteer with child welfare and health, animal welfare and peer tutoring.
Grace aspires to build a career in the corporate world and prove that woman have a place in business.
She advised her classmates to pursue the things that make them happy regardless of social norms.