Norbert Howard CGFM

Partner, 11th Hour Service

Norbert Howard is a Partner and Director of Operations for 11th Hour Service where he leads the Federal Practice, Client Delivery and Operations. Works closely with federal sector clients advising CFOs and other agency executives on strategic and tactical digital and organizational transformations. He brings over 30 years of in-depth federal sector experience focused on financial management, data analytics, intelligent automation, optimization of financial and administrative systems/programs and shared services. His extensive career includes tenures at Big 4 accounting/consulting firms (PwC, KPMG, BearingPoint), small/mid-size boutique consulting firms, and federal banking and financial organizations. Mr. Howard holds professional credentials including CPA, CISA, CGFM, CMA, CIA, CFSA and PMP. Education includes BS Business Administration – Accounting and MS Technology Management. Mr. Howard is active in industry associations including the AGA, ASMC and Shared Services Leadership Coalition. Prior to joining 11th Hour Service, Mr. Howard was a Director in CGI Federal’s Management Consulting Practice leading Financial Management and CFO Advisory Services domains. Other roles included Partner, Digital Transformation at Sehlke Consulting (Aeyon), where he led an RPA Center of Excellence driving innovative automation solutions for federal agency customers; Vice President, Financial Management at PotomacWave Consulting, Inc. (PotomacWave), led Financial Management Practice growth large portfolio of high performing federal financial projects and programs; Senior Manager in BearingPoint’s federal practice leading systems and financial management projects for civilian/defense agencies; Principal Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP supporting federal financial systems integration programs.