Howard is a Principal with Morpheus Ventures, a venture capital firm based in Los Angeles that focuses on early stage technology investments. Previously he was with Mission Ventures, a leading Southern California venture capital firm focused on software and semiconductor investments. Prior to Mission, Howard was with Salomon Smith Barney in their Technology Investment Banking Group where he was involved with public and private financings and M&A. He has also served as co-chair of the San Diego Telecom Council Wireless Infrastructure Group. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from UCLA and an MBA from UCLA Anderson.