Bryan Howard

Legislative Director

As the Legislative Director at the U.S. Green Building Council, Bryan Howard has oversight over education and advocacy efforts before the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.Bryan has broad experience in federal policy, advocacy, and political and issue campaigns. He has developed and implemented outreach strategies, public policy solutions and grassroots activities including successful legislation efforts in the clean energy and education and training area.

Prior to joining USGBC, Bryan worked in the U.S. House of Representatives for Mark Udall of Colorado. For a great deal of his tenure he served as a legislative assistant in charge of policy advising and development on a wide range of issues including housing, urban development, transportation, agriculture, trade and small business. Bryan has also served as a field organizer for the U.S. Senate Campaigns of Ken Salazar and Tom Strickland, where he assisted in political management, voter persuasion and get-out-the-vote activities.

Bryan holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Mesa State College in Grand Junction, Colorado.

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