Antoria D. Howard serves as the Associate Attorney General for Administration and Management, a position she has held since 2013. In this role, she is responsible for the overall management of the staff of the Office of the Attorney General, including overseeing the budget of the office, as well as human resources. She also is responsible for staff development, professional training, office policies and procedures.
Antoria has had a long and distinguished career at the Office of the Attorney General. She has practiced in the Public Safety and Employment Rights Departments as a line attorney trying many cases to verdict in state and federal court. Prior to her present position, she was appointed as the Department Head of the Employment Rights Department where she managed a staff of attorneys, paralegals and administrative professionals, in addition to advising state agencies on employment-related issues.
Prior to the Attorney General’s Office, Antoria was an Adjudicator and an Administrative Hearings Attorney at the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health. She also spent several years in private practice where she specialized in housing and family law.
Antoria received her undergraduate degree from Mount Holyoke College and her law degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law.