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Gary Henderson - President & CEO

Gary HendersonE-mail:
Phone: 940-566-5851 Ext. 104
Twitter: @garyhenderson
LinkedIn: uwdcceo

Gary Henderson joined United Way of Denton County as President and CEO in June of 2011. Before joining the UWDC team, Gary served as CEO for Communities In Schools of North Texas for nine years where he led this Denton County-based non-profit organization focused on dropout prevention to growth of more than 500%. Prior to entering the non-profit sector in 2003, Gary enjoyed a successful 17-year business career at Price Waterhouse as a Senior Manager and at Bank of America as a Senior Vice President leading the Private Bank Technology & Operations team.

A lifetime donor to United Way since the beginning of his career, Gary brings a bias for growth, a passion for helping people and a deep desire to leverage his skills and experiences to promote the common good through service in our community. He serves as a board member of Champions Rotary Club, board member of the North Texas Low Income Tax Payer Clinic, board member of the Denton Chamber of Commerce, 2014 Graduate of Leadership Denton and is a past board member for the Texas Association of Partners in Education. Gary and his wife Pam have called Denton County home since 1989, and enjoy their two adult children, Lindsay and Mark.

Staff photos provided generously by Eagleton Photography

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