Rev. Gradnigo began her ministry at a young age. She answered her call to ministry during her tenure at Windsor Village UMC in Houston, TX. While serving at Living Water Church in Pearland, TX she started her journey to become a UMC Licensed Local Pastor where she later was appointed and served as Associate Pastor. She has served in several capacities such as the Prayer Ministry, Spiritual Education and Development, Pastoral Care, Youth Ministry, Hospital Chaplain and Worship Leader.
Rev. Gradnigo received her Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Phoenix with honors and is currently completing the UMC Course of Study in Jacksonville, TX.
She is a native Houstonian and is employed by Shell Oil Products. She is the proud parent of one son, Jonathan Sutton, Sr. and two grandsons, Jonathan Jr and Kingston.
Rev. Gradnigo enjoys sports, competitive play, traveling, reading, and event planning.