Mr. Howard joined Blue & Co. LLC in July 2011. As a Senior Manager in the Valuation and Strategy Group, Mr. Howard performs business valuation and executive-level consulting for healthcare entities around the United States. Mr. Howard plays a key role in assisting healthcare clients in a broad range of financial and operational initiatives, including physician alignment, compensation structuring for employed and contracted physician groups, operations management, physician management and engagement, and healthcare system strategic management.
Mr. Howard helps lead the physician services team, providing operational consulting and managing over 300 annual valuations for transaction, partnership, SBA loan, and restructuring purposes. Mr. Howard helps manage the dental, physician, and veterinary service lines, providing valuation, transition consulting, and other services to Blue's clients. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Accredited Business Valuator, and a Certified Valuation Analyst with a Bachelors of Accounting and Finance.
KPMG LLP, Senior Accountant 2008 to 2011
Performed financial statement audits for publicly traded companies, large federal agencies, and private institutions throughout the United States; responsibilities included planning audit fieldwork, reviewing the work of staff, and developing audit opinions.
PROFESSIONAL AND CIVIC MEMBERSHIPS
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Chairman of the Board at YMCA of Greater Indianapolis, Arthur Jordan Center
- Indiana CPA Society
- Former Treasurer and Board Member of Habitat for Humanity of Hamilton County