Chief Executive Officer and Founder
As CEO and Founder, Howard is passionately leveraging his unique entrepreneurial skills and disciplined Fortune 500 company successes. For 20 years, his Executive leadership focus has been in all aspects of healthcare and financial services within UnitedHealth Group, Paychex and Insperity. Howard led and drove numerous enterprise-wide organizational efforts that resulted in double/triple digit growth, industry leading customer/consumer satisfaction outcomes, high levels of employee engagement, while expanding profit margins and improving shareholder value. Howard is very focused on improving and eliminating all Childhood Cancers and improving the overall US healthcare system.
Howard’s personal passion for improving healthcare stems from his son’s diagnosis with childhood leukemia. With a commitment to give back to other families experiencing a catastrophic pediatric illness, The Buff Family founded Momcology, a national peer support organization. Howard and his wife Kimberly are committed to helping children and families affected by pediatric cancer by providing emotional support, funding clinical research and creating new programs that enable families to heal through community.
Currently, he serves on boards of two national organizations. He is the Treasurer for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society and Director, Board member for the national Momcology organization. He is dedicated to his loving family, wife Kimberly, son Matthew (Leukemia cancer survivor) and daughter Erikah.