Gina-HowardGina Howard


Gina is a business development executive and also oversees the supplier diversity initiative at Myrtle. She has more than 25 years of experience in enterprise business development, consulting analytics, and overall business management. Her expertise in enterprise sales solutions and supplier diversity best practices spans many vertical markets, including: food & beverage, automotive, energy, government, oil & gas, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and retail. Her reputation in vetting, grooming and building diverse businesses is highly regarded.

Gina is well-versed in identifying business infrastructure gaps and challenges, working with an organization’s key management to close gaps, and positioning the organization to best meet risk mitigation requirements for operational scaling and revenue growth. Her efforts have resulted in several multimillion-dollar contracts for the clients she represents.
Gina contributes her success to a deep-rooted passion for sustainable economic development. She lives in Houston, Texas, and has a son and two-year-old granddaughter close by in Dallas.