Grace Ko is a distinguished Korean teacher who came to the field of teaching with longtime journalist background from Seoul, South Korea. She started teaching Korean language courses at Kennesaw State University in August 2015. Currently, she is teaching three Korean 1001 courses per semester. She is also the most experienced Korean evaluator at ALTA Language Services, INC. On Saturdays, she teaches at a weekend Korean school. She has served for the job for more than ten years. Grace has won 2017 Distinguished Part-Time Teaching Award from the Department of Foreign Language at KSU and was a nominee for the same award for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.