Janet Howard is the president and chief executive officer of the Bureau of Governmental Research, a non-profit, nonpartisan research group dedicated to informed public policy making in the New Orleans area. Prior to joining BGR, Ms. Howard practiced commercial and banking law in New Orleans, New York City and London. She is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Cincinnati College of Law.
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