Adam R. Burnett

grants officer

As Grants Officer, Adam researches, prospects, and writes proposals to potential funders to support Health In Harmony’s work with and for rainforest communities to counter the nature and climate crises. 

Adam joined HIH in early 2020 and, alongside his role as Grants Officer, is stewarding a working group to focus on actionable frameworks toward Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion within the organization.

Previously, Adam was artistic director of NYC-based Buran Theatre from 2007-2019, where he wrote, directed, and produced iconoclastic theatre works that toured internationally. His writing has won numerous awards and fellowships including support from the Jentel Foundation and the Puffin Foundation. As a grant writer and development consultant, he has over 13 years of experience working with clients such as Exit Art, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Dixon Place, and Queer|Art, among others.

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