HOWARD KATZ has been a Board Member of the American Humanist Society (AHA) since 2011, and is the past president of American Humanist Association’s adjunct, the Humanist Society, which certifies Humanist Celebrants.
He is currently a Celebrant and has been active with the Americans Civil Liberties Union and was awarded the ACLU of Illinois’ Volunteer of the Year award.
He’s a former officer of Illinois National Organization for Women (NOW), board member of the local Americans United for Separation of Church and State, and board member of the Humanists of West Suburban Chicagoland. He’s held multiple public offices and is currently parliamentarian of his County Democratic organization. He’s been a member of the AHA for over 30 years after being introduced to humanism in his 20s.