Bruce Howard portrait

Bruce Howard

Director of marketing and transit information, Metro Transit

Description

During his 28-plus years at Minneapolis’ Metro Transit, Bruce Howard has helped grow ridership by marketing the region’s two new light rail lines and its first Bus Rapid Transit lines, starting the agency’s Metropass and UPass programs, creating one of the nation’s first Guaranteed Ride Home programs, and developing the agency’s first mobile app ticketing system. In addition, Howard’s team has introduced the new “T METRO” brand to promote the region’s growing transit network.

Outside of Metro Transit, Howard has served as chair of the Ramsey County Library Board, chair of the New Brighton Planning Commission, and member of the New Brighton City Council.