Henry is the founder of DVFBC with over 30 years of experience guiding family businesses through transitions. Having transferred all of his shares in 2013, Henry is now living his Next Chapter, which includes part-time advising at the Center. He particularly enjoys guiding Senior Generation family members through the uncharted territory of generational transition and supporting the development of a Next Chapter, which is energizing and contributory to the business, family and community.
Growing up in a successful family business provided him a first-hand appreciation for the special opportunities and heartaches facing business families. Henry received his Master’s degree from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and has served as management consultant, behavioral health executive, board member, and partner of an international tour company. A former contributing editor of Family Business magazine, he is a founding member of the Kaleo Network of Family Business Advisors, a group of premier family business advisors from around the US who learn and collaborate together in service to business families.
Henry and his wife Jane, have two children and three truly exceptional grandchildren. His continuing interest in learning includes reading biographies, male spirituality, travel, and community building.