Howard moved from South Carolina to New York as a young child and then settled in Cambridge Massachusetts with his mother and siblings when he was in his teens. Howard holds a master’s degree in counseling from the University of the District of Columbia. He recently returned to the states from Central America where he spent the past three years developing curriculum for international education programs in which youths can study abroad. Howard is dedicated to mentoring and counseling those affected by addiction. Howard is kind and empathetic, influencing and inspiring others with a smile and a few words of encouragement for anyone who crosses his path. He is a calm presence at Sagebrush.