MARK HOWARD, Environmental Scientist - US EPA
Mark Howard is an environmental scientist with the EPA Office of Emergency Management, in the Regulations Implementation Division in Washington, D.C.
Howard is the Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Technical Team Leader and national project manager for the Inspector's Training Program, the Oil Program Technical Guidance Workgroup, the Upstream (production) Technical Workgroup, and the On-Scene Coordinator Readiness Training Program. He is also the lead technical member of the SPCC rulemaking workgroup.
Prior to his work with the federal government, Howard worked for 10 years as a state responder and aboveground storage tank inspector with the Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of Environmental Quality.