Howard is a senior public policy expert, working across the public, private and community sectors for over three decades. A strategist and problem solver, Howard has delivered a raft of significant program reforms, encompassing infrastructure delivery, safety regulation, land management, and business system redesign.
Howard’s ten years in senior executive roles in the NSW transport sector has included reforming the vehicle registration business and the commercial vessel regulatory system as well as delivering new ferry wharves and boating infrastructure on Sydney Harbour and across the State.
Howard was part of the policy and regulatory team of the newly formed Transport for NSW, led the State’s maritime program, and TfNSW’s work in coastal land management reform.
Howard has been a keynote speaker at a number of national and international boating industry, safety and human rights conferences