Chris Henson

Your role on the board:  Board Member and Finance Committee  

Tell us a bit about your background: Originally grew up in Virginia and moved to Stark County after 10 years in Detroit.   

What do you/did you do for work? I work for SunSource in their service and repair business.  SunSource is a national industrial distributor, and our group repairs customers' hydraulic, mechanical and electrical components. 

How did you come to join the United Way board? How long have you been on the board?  I’ve been on the board 3 years. 

Briefly explain your work on the board: I prefer to bring the strategy and business point of view to the board discussions.  The United Way has amazing staff and people focused on the mission.

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