The Drew County Democratic Party will host a meet and greet for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jared Henderson on Tuesday, March 13, at the Monticello-Drew County Chamber of Commerce building.
The meet and greet will be held from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m., followed by a Drew County Democratic Party’s regular meeting at 6 p.m.
Henderson is former executive director of the Arkansas branch of Teach for America and a former research scientist for NASA and consultant for the business strategy firm, McKinsey & Company. He graduated from the University of Arkansas, summa cum laude, with bachelor’s degrees in computer science and physics. He later attended Harvard Business School where he earned a master’s in Business Administration. He simultaneously studied under full scholarship at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government where he earned a second master’s degree in public administration, according to his campaign website.