Born on Thanksgiving Day in Los Angeles. Joined the United States Air Force after high school. Three years, eleven months and thirteen days later, he’s honorably discharged.
He enrolled in junior college, graduated in two years with an Associated Arts degree, and received a scholarship and a English degree from California State University Los Angeles.
Received his law degree from La Salle University and a doctorate from Orion University.
He spent 17 years as a senior system analyst for several Fortune Five Hundred corporations including an assignment with H. Ross Perot’s Electronic Data Systems; spent two years in the House of Representatives as staff assistance for the late Congressman Augustus Hawkins.
Arrested in 2004 and sentenced 17-years to life. He arrived at San Quentin in 2012. And in 2017, Mr. Henry received a commutation from Governor Brown and paroled from San Quentin State Prison.