Marcie Erickson, originally from Naples, FL, USA is the Executive Director and Co-founder of Grace Center in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. She has spent 10 years in Ethiopia and has a background in photography, videography, music, and childcare, among many other gifts. Grace Center started after she adopted her first three children and more children in Ethiopia were in need of services. After adopting four children Marcie was married to Sefinew Birhan Mengistu, now a vital ministry partner. Together they have had five more children and continue to serve with Grace Center.