Delegate Profile

Gerald Howard

Job TitleCEO

Company NameNational Association of Home Builders


Jerry Howard, Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Home Builders, has over 25 years of association experience and a lifetime in the housing industry. Jerry began his association career at the National Association of Realtors, where he served as a Legislative Analyst for tax issues. Prior to joining NAHB, Jerry served as the Chief Lobbyist for the National Council of State Housing Agencies where he was instrumental in the development of the low-income housing tax credit as part of the Tax Reform Act of 1986. Jerry came to NAHB as tax counsel in 1988 and served in a variety of roles, including Chief Lobbyist. He was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer in February 2001.

Conference Sessions

  • Opening Keynote: HUD, Housing, and the Trump Plan: What’s Next?

    March 21, 2017, 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM, Level 1, 1B03

    Hear from a national leader with decades of experience in Washington on housing issues. Have specific questions you’d like to see addressed?

    • Language: English

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