“For it is by GRACE you
have been saved…”

Ephesians 2:8

Staff (Page 3)


Jill Manzi

Hello! My name is Jill Manzi. I am a Vero Beach native. All three of my daughters graduated from Gracie’s so it has always had a special place in my heart.  I consider it an honor to work at the best preschool in Vero Beach! I have a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education, and…

Candace Rittenhouse

Hi! My name is Candace Rittenhouse. I was born in Melbourne, Florida, and moved to Vero Beach when I was 9. I am a 5th generation Floridian. I went to a tech school after graduating high school for dental assisting and worked at a pediatric dental office for 9 years.  I left to nanny for…

Pam Povlin

I was born and raised in Jupiter, FL.  I have lived in Vero Beach since 2005.  My husband and I have been married for 26 years and we have 2 kids: Gabriella and Noah.  We have a happy house full of pets and family.  I have been teaching preschool since the early 90’s with a…