Grant trained at the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater BFA Actor Training Program and the Brown University/Trinity Repertory Company MFA Acting Program. They are a member of Actor's Equity Association.
As an actor, Grant's credits include the Alliance Theatre, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Intiman Theatre, Trinity Repertory Company, Bristol Riverside Theatre, Actor’s Express, and others. They have helped develop new work at New York Theatre Workshop, Dixon Place, Sol Project, the Foundry, the Drama League, and the Lark. They are a company member with The Williams Project.
Grant received an Atlanta Suzi Bass award for their work as Prior Walter in Angels in America. They were a three-year recipient of the Stephen Sondheim Fellowship at Brown University, and a recipient of a YoungArts Award in Acting from the National YoungArts Foundation.
Grant’s teaching includes courses in acting and voice and speech for Barnard College/Columbia University, Brown University, Molloy College/CAP21, and the University of Minnesota.