Matt Howard

Director of Communications, Education and Public Affairs

Argonne National Laboratory

As Argonne’s chief communications officer, Matt is responsible for communicating the distinctive scientific culture and the groundbreaking innovations and impacts of one of the nation’s largest science and engineering research laboratories. He leads Argonne’s communications strategy and visual identity, educational programming, media relations, internal communications, creative services, business and technical communications, and community and social media engagement. Matt has also been a higher education advisor, has had roles in multiple start-up companies, and has been the editor for an academic publisher. Matt brings a unique blend of science, communication, and innovation to creative problem solving.