Howard Spencer

Senior Risk Control Consultant


Howard Spencer is a Senior Loss Control Consultant for J.A. Montgomery Risk Control. His primary responsibilities include providing training and loss control services to municipalities in the TRICO JIF and assisting in the NJUA JIF. He leads approximately 38 various training programs in the MEL Safety Institute and is also the mentor/technical liaison for the RTK Intern program each summer.


Spencer has more than 40 years of experience in the field of health and safety management. Prior to joining J.A. Montgomery, he worked as an Environmental Coordinator for Minute Maid Juices, a division of Coca-Cola Corporation. During that time, he developed, implemented and enforced all health and safety programs related to environmental and Hazcom.

Prior to Minute Maid, Howard spent four years as Safety Supervisor and then Technical Liaison for Ocean Spray Cranberries where he implemented preventive maintenance programs. Before Ocean Spray, he was a Consultant to the FAA Security Lab where he worked on the risk assessment of high energy x-ray detectors for airport bomb detector equipment. He also spent several years as an Industrial Hygienist for Mobil Research and Engineering.


  • Texas A&M University – Masters of Engineering
  • Letourneau University – Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering

Professional Designations

  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI)
  • Certified Hazard Control Manager (CHCM)