Ted Howard (Author)
Ted Howard (born 1950, Ohio) is a social entrepreneur and author. He is the founder and Executive Director of The Democracy Collaborative at the University of Maryland and serves as the Minter Senior Fellow for Social Justice with The Cleveland Foundation. For more than 30 years, Howard has worked for non-profit organizations including UN agencies and The Hunger Project. Since 2001, Howard has served as Chairman of the Board of Search for Common Ground, the world s largest conflict resolution NGO. He is chairman of the board of ocean advocacy group Blue Frontier, and a board member of LIFT, a national anti-poverty organization.