BioSenator Steve Henson is a Democrat representing
Senate District 41 since 2003 and formally
represented Senate District 55 from 1991-1999.
Sen. Henson currently serves as the Minority
Leader for the Senate Democratic Caucus and is
the Vice Chairman of the Urban Affairs Committee.
He also serves on the Administrative Affairs,
Government Oversight, Health and Human Services,
Natural Resources and the Environment,
Reapportionment and Redistricting, Regulated Industries
and Utilities and Rules committees. Sen.
Henson is chair of the DeKalb County Senate
Delegation. He has the distinction of being
the past chair of the DeKalb Democratic Party.
A DeKalb resident for over thirty years, Sen. Henson
graduated from the University of Georgia with
a bachelor’s degree in Economics. He is
a vocational administrator and teacher at Henson
Training Institute and has been an officer
and member of numerous community
and civic organizations over the years, such
as- Tucker Jaycees, Stone Mountain Exchange
Club, DeKalb Lung Association, League of
Women Voters, PRISM, Georgia Advisory Council
for the Mentally Ill, Georgia Epilepsy
Board and others.
-January 2013, Senate Press Office