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State agency administrator

Heather Howard, former state agency administrator. Recipient Women's Health Advocacy award, New Jersey Primary Care Association, 2008.

Background

Howard, Heather was born in 1968.

Education

Bachelor in History & Spanish cum laude, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1990. Juris Doctor, New York University School Law, New York City, 1997.

Career

Judicial clerk to Honorary Martha Craig Daughtrey United States Court of Appeals (6th circuit). Trial attorney, health care task force United States Department Justice Antitrust Division, Washington. Legislation assistant, Republican Nita Lowey United States House of Representatives, 1990—1994.

Associate director, President Bill Clinton's Domestic Policy Council The White House, senior policy advisor to First Lady Hillary Clinton. Legislation counsel, Senator Jon Corzine United States Senate, 2001, deputy chief of staff policy and planning, Senator Jon Corzine, 2001—2004, chief of staff to Senator Jon Corzine, 2004—2006. Policy counsel to Governor Jon Corzine State of New Jersey, Trenton, New Jersey, 2006—2008, commissioner New Jersey Department Health & Senior Services, 2008—2010.

Connections

Married; 1 child.