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Whether from our Nairobi or Bethesda offices, we’re committed to supporting the changemakers of the world, and that starts within our own walls. All Burnessers are valued and respected for their particular talents and contributions, welcomed into the process of company decision-making and supported in their personal and professional dreams.

Our Clients

Physical Activity Research Center
Missouri AfterSchool Network
Institute for Transportation & Development Policy
University of Global Health Equity (UGHE)
Aspen Institute's New Voices Fellowship
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Vital Strategies
Wilder Research
Commonwealth Fund
Institute for Clinical and Economic Review
Vivli
Afterschool Alliance
Helmsley Charitable Trust
Community Catalyst
George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication
Project ECHO
Christiana Care Health System
African Agriculture Technology Foundation (AATF)
Segal Family Foundation
ChangeLab Solutions
Mayday Fund
International Association for the Study of Pain
Vital Healthcare Capital
Access To Nutrition Index
Aspen Institute College Excellence Program
Northern Virginia Health Foundation
Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC)
American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
The Women In Military Service For America Memorial
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Partners in Health
Lieber Institute for Brain Development
University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Bloomberg Philanthropies
International Partnership for Microbicides
Alexander Soros Foundation
Center for Sharing Public Health Services
National Opinion Research Center (NORC)
Greater Washington Community Foundation
Aurum Institute
GHIT Fund
University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)
PATH
International Livestock Research Institute
Ford Foundation
Duke University
NAACHO
Kansas Reading Roadmap
Adult Vaccine Access Coalition
Josiah Macy Foundation
Gene Editing Institute
Clinical Research Forum
Rights and Resources Initiative
WorldFish
Greenwall Foundation
Village Enterprise
International Women's Health Coalition
NYU School of Medicine
Crop Trust
Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
European Forest Institute
Climate and Land Use Alliance
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH)
Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR)
Women's Fund of East Tennessee
Childhood Obesity Intervention Cost-Effectiveness Study (CHOICES)
Cadasta Foundation