Henry serves as Chief Strategy Officer and Executive in Residence with T2VC, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm. In that role, he supports the growth and overall development focus of the firm. He also serves as Executive in Residence for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at UNC - Charlotte. In this role Henry has the opportunity to coach and mentor students, contribute to curriculum improvements, expand the global reach of International Studies, and support faculty in special projects. Henry is also a graduate student in Renaissance studies in the UNCC English Department.
Henry has over twenty-five years of business experience in banking and telecommunications and extensive volunteer leadership experience in non-profits. His primary background is in financial services sales practices, data mining, TQM and consumer research. He has extensive experience in all disciplines related to sales leadership, with deeper experience in sales force automation, data mining, modeling and customer insight. Henry has led, or been involved in, a number of small business restructurings, start ups and early stage ventures.
Henry has served or currently serves in volunteer leadership positions with organizations including: UNC Charlotte, currently serving as Executive-in-Residence for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and member of the Dean's Advisory Council (Past President, Alumni Board of Governors); Habitat for Humanity; Hospice; Olivet College (Trustee); The Charlotte, NC, Chamber of Commerce; The United Negro College Fund; Project Head Start; Board Chair, The National Committee for the New River; Board Member and 2nd Vice Chair, AdvantageWest (The Western North Carolina Regional Economic Development Commission).
Henry’s "real" passion is music. Two of his original recordings achieved Top 40 status on national adult contemporary radio charts. He performs occasionally as a solo singer-songwriter.