Matt Howard

Matt Howard

The Water Council ,
Vice President for Water Stewardship

Matt oversees The Water Council’s sustainability and stewardship initiatives which focus on administering the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) System in North America and promoting the use of the AWS International Water Stewardship Standard. Matt has over ten years in sustainability program development and management including five years as Milwaukee’s Sustainability Director. Matt came to Milwaukee from Washington, DC where he worked at the U.S. Department of Commerce and spent time as a staffer in the U.S. House of Representatives. He has an MA from The George Washington University and a BA from Valparaiso University. He is a Lean Six Sigma accredited professional and currently serves on the U.S. EPA’s National Advisory Council on Environmental Policy and Technology.