Bishop Howard Hubbard served as the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Albany, N.Y. until April 2014. He co-chairs the NY State Labor-Religion Coalition. He served in many parish and diocesan positions since his ordination in 1963. Bishop Hubbard also served in numerous national leadership roles, including Chairman of the U.S. Bishops Committee on Human Values, Marriage and the Family, the Catholic Campaign for Human Development, the Committee for International Justice and Peace and Chairperson of the Public Policy Committee of the N.Y.S. Catholic Conference.