Howard is an internationally experienced intelligence analysis professional, lecturer, trainer and e-learning instructor.
He is widely experienced in intelligence support for law enforcement and national security operations, and in intelligence program development and capacity building activities. Following an extensive law enforcement career, which involved significant intelligence roles with the Australian Federal Police, the Australian National Crime Authority and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Howard now applies his skills and experience in the training of public and private sector clients in intelligence research and analysis activities.
With proven experience in intelligence program development Howard is a strong advocate of the need for public and private sector organizations to develop a sound capacity to develop and effectively utilize an information advantage over their opponents, to build intelligence capabilities for the purposes of threat and risk mitigation, and to gain competitive advantage over industry counterparts.
Working towards this end he is very active in the intelligence training sphere and in particular in the development of e-learning training modules to build and strengthen the capabilities of individuals and public and private organizations in these spheres.