Howard is a Senior Consultant at AndCo. He has helped clients nationwide with customized analyses of their investment policies, asset allocation and manager structure as well as searches for managers, custodians and administrators. His ability to explain complex issues using plain language has helped him conduct training programs for Boards and staff and in testifying before legislative bodies.
Howard has a broad background of experience in the investment community. He was President of Becker, Burke Associates prior to its acquisition by AndCo. Prior to Becker, Burke Associates, he was a Senior Vice President and Manager of A.G. Becker/ SEI Consulting Services. Formerly he was an Investment Officer of the Trust Department of the First National Bank of Chicago. An active participant in industry associations, Howard was a member of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Committee on Retirement and Benefits Administration and was also on the Associates Advisory Committee to the Executive Board of the National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA). He was an instructor at all GFOA training programs for more than 25 years and has been a frequent speaker at industry conferences.