Howard Krum

Howard is Communications/Outreach Manager for the Massachusetts Ocean Partnership. His primary responsibility is the development and administration of the overall MOP Strategic Communications Plan. He works closely with the Strategic Communications/Outreach Committee, including RFP development; manage media communication/relations in coordination with the Executive Director; prepare and deliver presentations; draft press releases and op-eds; assist in report preparation; and, assist in expanding the partnership in number and diversity. Trained as a marine biologist (MS in fish physiology, Southern Illinois U), aquatic animal veterinarian (veterinary medicine degree, U Penn), and science communicator (MA in science writing from Johns Hopkins), Howard has worked at several ocean institutions including NE Aquarium, National Aquarium, Georgia Aquarium, and the Georgia Sea Turtle Center where he helped to develop comprehensive communications and outreach programs.