Howard Silverman teaches applied systems thinking in the
Collaborative Design program at Pacific Northwest College of Art and in
the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University. For
many years, he was senior writer and analyst with Ecotrust, a Portland,
Oregon-based NGO, working on food, fisheries, forestry, urban ecosystem
services, and other initiatives.
He is a partner at Pattern Labs, writes at Solving for Pattern, and serves on the boards of Mercy Corps Northwest and Recode.