Andy Howard

Andy Howard


Television documentary producer with more than seven years experience on a variety of cable non-fiction programming, including series on Discovery, History, Animal Planet, National Geographic, the Science Channel, and PBS's NOVA. A writer and story producer with sharp story instincts and writing skills in a variety of formats, from docu-soap to science documentary. Works closely with editors and showrunners to make entertaining, smart programs and happy clients. Filmed extensively throughout the US and abroad, including shoots in South Africa, Mexico, the UK, and the Netherlands. As series writer supervised and managed scripts on across multiple episodes of a flagship Science Channel series.

Work experience

Work experience


"Mega Engineering" - Discovery Channel
Aug 2011 - Present

Story Producer/Writer

"The Goldfather" - National Geographic
Apr 2011 - Jun 2011


"NOVA - Making Stuff: The Elements"
Jun 2011 - Jun 2011


"Dogs Vs. Cats" - Animal Planet
Jan 2011 - Apr 2011

Series Writer

"Build It Bigger" - Science Channel
Dec 2009 - Jan 2011

Producer/Field Producer/Writer

"Build It Bigger" - Science Channel
Jul 2010 - Aug 2010

Post Producer

"NOVA - Making Stuff: Smaller"
Oct 2009 - Dec 2009

Story Producer

"NOVA - Making Stuff: Stronger/Cleaner"
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Producer/Field Producer/Writer

"The Works" - History Channel
May 2006 - May 2008

Associate Producer

"The Works" - History Channel, "Build It Bigger" - Discovery, "NOVA" - PBS
Oct 2007 - Jan 2008


"Devastation" - Atomic Wedgie


Oct 2003 - Jul 2005


University of Cambridge, Emmanuel College
Sep 1999 - May 2003


Williams College




BBC Channel 4 (London); Creative Street Media (Indianapolis); Robert McKee ‘Story’ workshop (NY); BBC television production safety workshop (London); extensive working experience in Final Cut Pro, AVID, iMovie, Garage Band, Word, and Excel