Since the age of 15, Jeffery D. Henderson has been an advocate for youth when he first spoke at Harvard University at the National Council of State Committees for Youth Helping Youth.
While attending St. Paul Central High, MN, he was involved in following youth programs:
• All City Student Council (President) - Burlington Northern Law Association Burlington Northern Law Association (President)
• Mayor's Youth Commission
• School Board Youth Advisory Committee, and Senate Aide While attending Clark Atlanta University (Atlanta, GA), he was President of Phi Beta Lambda (College Business Association).and a member of the Cinema Club.
During his adult years, he has been involved in the following: Christian Education Director, Youth Leader, Big Brother/Big Sisters Mentors, and President of the Chamblee Charter High School Lady Bulldogs Track and Field Team. He is certified as an Official for USATF.
He is a former Board Member of More than Conquerors Inc., and former Chairman of the Board of Directors for Still Waters Youth Sinfo-Nia of Metropolitan Atlanta Orchestra/Dance Company.
Currently serves as a Board Member of PACE (Professional Association of Customer Engagement).
Moreover, Mr. Henderson is currently involved in a new collaborative partnership and business venture with Atlanta Sports Academy, Inc. and Patterson Sports Authority, Inc. These two organizations have come together with Youth Branding University to create a new youth organization called YES, Inc. (Youth Education Sports Community Enrichment Program Initiative, Inc.).
This newly found youth organization purpose will be to provide youth summer and after care programs nation-wide; starting in Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. The launch of YES, Inc. will involve the organization partnering with 7 organizations (i.e. recreation centers and churches) and serving over 1,500 youths during the 2013 Summer. Mr. Henderson will serve as Chairman of the Board and Senior Vice President of YES, Inc.