Human Resources Director
Mr. Howard is the Human Resource Director of SIA Solutions. He brings over 25 years of experience as an HR Business Partner in domestic and international settings including joint venture operations. Mr. Howard has extensive experience in attracting, developing, and retaining talent through effective workforce planning, recruiting, leadership development, coaching and total rewards strategies. He brings experience as an HR Manager from Occidental Oil & Gas (Oxy) in Houston, Oman, Qatar, and the UAE. Mr. Howard also worked for Hallmark Cards in Kansas City, Missouri in training and development, compensation, benefits, performance management, employee relations, talent management, and international human resources.
Mr. Howard is responsible for developing and administering company-wide human resources policies, procedures, and practices in accordance with stated corporate objectives and federal and state legal requirements. Mr. Howard is also responsible for developing a compensation program and career progression and coordinate employee-relations activities and employee recognition programs.
Mr. Howard graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and from Keller Graduate School of Management with a Master’s in Human Resources.