About Brian Clark Howard
Brian Clark Howard is a multimedia journalist, editor, writer and photographer based in New York City and Connecticut. He is currently the Home and Eco-Tips Editor of The Daily Green, the online home for the consumer's guide to the green revolution.
Before that, he spent five years as Managing Editor of E/The Environmental Magazine, the U.S.’s oldest, largest independent environmental magazine. Howard researched and wrote articles on a diverse range of topics, including 8,000-word cover stories, and worked on the publication’s website. He has appeared on numerous radio and TV programs and was a finalist for the 2005 Reuters/IUCN Environmental Media Awards for his cover story on the bottled water industry.
Howard has also written for Editor and Publisher Online, Connecticut Magazine, National Geographic's The Green Guide, Alternet, Fairfield County Weekly, Oceana, Clamor, NewAssignment.Net and Britain’s Ergo Living. He was the co-editor and co-author of the 2005 book Green Living: The E Magazine Handbook for Living Lightly on the Earth. Howard is also an active member of the Society of Environmental Journalists.
Howard earned an M.S. in journalism from Columbia University, and holds a B.S. and B.A. in Geology and Biology from Indiana University in Bloomington, with minors in Art History, German and Western European Studies. In college, he conducted research on birds and wetland ecology and on Ordovician fossils.
Howard is originally from the Midwest (Michigan and Indiana), but now lives in coastal southwestern CT. Howard enjoys snowboarding, gardening, traveling, experiencing the outdoors and digesting many forms of media, especially music, films and his favorite TV shows, which include Six Feet Under, Lost, Weeds, Nip/Tuck and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. He is currently learning to dj.