Dan lives in Staffordshire and has a background in ICT management and leadership. He currently works as Deputy Head of Information Management and Technology for an NHS Trust.
Dan's involvement in Cycling UK began in the early 1990s, when he started cycling as a teenager with Kidderminster CTC in Worcestershire, and he has been an active member ever since. He starting cycling for the same reasons he still cycles; as a mode of transport, to spend leisure time with friends and to explore new places by bike. He enjoys different types of cycling, including Audax, time trialling, commuting and touring.
Dan became a trustee in January 2012. Dan is keen to develop Cycling UK's strategic direction and corporate image, especially growing the organisation by supporting member groups, engaging with a wide range of new and existing cyclists and helping Cycling UK further influence government policy concerning cycling as a key component of a wider transport policy.
In January 2014 Dan Howard was elected Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees.