Lifelong engaged resident of Charles County with a strong family history in our county dating back to the civil war.
I grew up in Chicamuxen Maryland and attended Gale-Bailey Elementary, General Smallwood Middle, and graduated from Lackey High School.
After high school I graduated from Control Institute of Technology in Arlington, VA.
I am the fourth of five children born to Walter Henry and the late Estelle Henry.
I am a proud dad of two amazing sons, Jason Jr. and DaShawn.
I enjoy spending time with family and friends, attending Washington Wirzards, and Georgetown Hoyas basketball games, fishing, bowling, playing golf, and refereeing local high school basketball games in the Washington Metropolitan region.
I have been employed as an IT Enterprise Desktop Admin for Inova Health System since October of 2000.
I have been very active in my community, volunteering and being a strong advocate for our children, seniors, working families and underserved in our county and throughout the state of Maryland.
I helped organize and lead hundreds of county residents in opposition to the (WCD) Watershed Conservation District Amendments through the Charles County Citizens Rights Group.
What I plan to bring to the table as your County Commissioner:
T - Transparent
A - Accountable
B – Broad-minded
L - Leader
E - Engaged
My Community Involvement include the following organizations:
Member, Chair, Charles County Citizens Rights
Member, 2nd Vice President, Charles County NAACP Branch #7016
Member, Charles County Democratic Central Committee
Member, African-American Heritage Society of Charles County, Inc
Member, Housing Chair, Maryland State Conference NAACP
Member, Western Charles County Community Association
Member, Maryland Basketball Officials Association
Member, Cardinal Basketball Officials Association
Member, Past President, Black Caucus of Charles County
Past Board Member, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maryland, Vice Chair for Charles County
Past Board Member of Lakeside Mews Association
Past President, Lakeside Mews Townhome Association (2003 – 2006)
Past Member, Lancaster Neighborhood Association Board of Directors (2003-2004 and 2006-2007)
Past Board Member, Homeowners’ Association Dispute Review
Former Charles County Community Service Basketball Coach
Former High School Girls JV Basketball Coach in Charles County
Former AAU Basketball Coach in Charles County (1998-2002)
In 2006 received the 2006 State of Maryland Governor’s Volunteer Service Certificate.