Matt Howard, Vice President, Water Stewardship; The Water Council
Matt oversees The Water Council's sustainability and stewardship initiatives, which focus on rolling out the Alliance for Water Stewardship's International Water Stewardship Standard in North America. Matt has 10 years of experience in sustainability program development and management, including five years as Milwaukee's Sustainability Director. Matt came to Milwaukee from Washington, D.C., 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 M.A. from George Washington University and a B.A. from Valparaiso University. He is a LEED and Lean Six Sigma accredited professional and currently serves on the EPA's National Advisory Council on Environmental Policy and Technology.
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