Grant joined the party in 1998 as a volunteer and has served in various elected posts.

Academic Qualifications:
• BA (Honours) Political Studies (UWC).
• Lecturer and Tutor: Political Philosophy (2010 – 2011) (UWC).

Experience – Internal:
• Joined ACDP 1998.
• WC SecGen 1999 – 2004.
• WC Provincial Elections Manager.2000 – 2007.
• FCOP Deputy Chair 2004 – 2007.
• WC Provincial Leader 2009 – 2011.
• WC Provincial Chair 2011 – 2016.
• FCOP Chair 2013 to current.
• National Elections Manager 2013 – 2016.
• National Communications Director 2016.
• National Elections Manager 2019 to current.
• WC Media and Communications 2016 – 2019.
• WC Elections Manager 2019 to current.
• WC Whip 2019 to current.

Experience – External:
• City of Cape Town Councillor and Caucus Leader 2000 – 2004.
• Member of WC Provincial Parliament 2004 – 2007.
• City of Cape Town Mayoral Committee Member 2007.
• City of Cape Town Town Executive Deputy Mayor 2007 – 2009.
• City of Cape Town Councillor and Caucus Leader 2009 – 2012.
• Member of WC Provincial Parliament and SCOPA Chair 2012 – 2014.
• City of Cape Town Councillor and Caucus Leader 2014 to current.

Summary – Current Posts:
• City of Cape Town Councillor and Caucus Leader
• National Elections Manager
• Provincial Elections Manager
• Provincial Whip
• FCOP Chair