Dr. Grace was recognized as the Washington State Podiatrist of the year at the recent Washington State Podiatric Medical Association annual meeting in Tacoma, Washington (April 2019).
Some of the reasons given for this award were:
Who he is as a person and as a medical professional (podiatrist)
His passion for supporting his profession and the assistant’s association.
His service on the Washington State Podiatric Medical Association Board of Trustees.
His service as the DPM director for the Washington State Podiatric Medical Assistants Association.
His service as a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association House of Delegates.
His service as State Coordinator for the American Podiatric Medical Association Political Action Committee.
The time he takes away from the office to visit Washington DC to help set policy for the national podiatry association.
The time he takes away from his office to visit Washington DC to speak to Representatives and Senators on Capital Hill to fight for patient’s rights, veterans rights, and policy that affects medical care.
He was a unanimous choice for the Podiatrist of the year committee which consists of former podiatrist of the year awardees.
He was been awarded Doctor of the Year by the Washington State Podiatric Medical Assistants Association two different times in the past.
Along with all this he spends time with his wife, children, grandchildren and serves in his churches youth program.