Stephen Howard is an award-winning communications specialist with extensive experience in government and media relations, issues management, strategic planning, brand building, and public policy development. As Senior Advisor of Public Affairs for S360’s Vancouver B.C. office, Stephen applies his 30 years of expertise to direct clients towards winning strategies.
Stephen’s leadership has shaped public policy as a community advocate, a senior leader in labour organizations, a board member of the University of BC, and in senior political roles. Most recently, he served as a member of the Horgan government’s transition team as a senior aide to Attorney General David Eby.
Stephen previously served three years as Chief of Staff to then BC NDP opposition leader Adrian Dix. In that role, he led an active outreach program to engage BC’s business, labour and community leaders in meaningful dialogue about building a strong future for our beautiful province.
A journalist by training, Stephen also enjoys getting his hands dirty in the garden, and hiking the innumerable trails of Vancouver’s North Shore.