Ted Howard (soccer)

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Ted Howard
Theodore Howard

July 30th 1946
ResidenceLarchmont, New York
Known forSoccer administrator, NBA Marketing

Ted Howard is the deputy general secretary for CONCACAF, the governing football body in the Caribbean and North and Central America.

He played soccer for the Chico Wild Cats at California State University between 1965 and 1967.[1] He also served as assistant soccer coach for the soccer team during the 1968, 1969, and 1970 seasons and helped coach the Wildcats to two Western Regional Championships during those years.[1] he was named to the City Of Chico Hall of Fame in 2011.

He completed his Bachelor of Science degree in marketing. He graduated Cum Laude, and was a member of Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Blue Key, and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Fraternity.[1] In 1971, Ted completed his Masters of Business Administration at Chico State.[1]

He was also employed as Executive Director for the United States' North American Soccer League competition and Director and Group Manager, NBA (1988-1998. He was named to the US Soccer Hall of Fame in 2003.

In 2012, he succeeded Chuck Blazer as CONCACAF general secretary and was later succeeded by Enrique Sanz de Santamaría. He returned to his post as deputy general secretary following Sanz's appointment.


  1. ^ a b c d "1998 Hall of Fame Inductees". Chico Wild Cats. Retrieved 1 March 2012.