Jerry Henry is a senior partner/owner of Alexander Haas, based in Atlanta, one of the leading fundraising consulting firms in the United States. With over 35 years of experience covering a wide range of non-profit institutions, he provides counsel on a daily basis to a diverse body of clients, including educational institutions, human service groups, cultural institutions and faith-based organizations.
In his volunteer roles at Yale, Henry has served the Yale Divinity School as a class secretary and class agent for the past 37 years. He is a past chair of the YDS Alumni Board, and currently serves on the Dean's Advisory Council. He has volunteered with the Yale Alumni Schools Committee as an interviewer for Yale College applicants in the Atlanta area, and is an enthusiastic member of the Yale Club of Georgia.
Now in his third year as an elected member of the YAA Board of Governors, Henry has chaired the board's Graduate & Professional Schools Committee for the past two years. He also serves on the Careers Life & Yale Committee, the Yale Alumni Fellow Nominations Committee, the Yale Medal Nominations Committee. He is also actively involved in mentoring current Yale students.