Henry McClendon

Henry McClendon is a program officer with the Skillman Foundation with a focus on community leadership. McClendon has a bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University, and comes to the Foundation after serving as director of youth development for New Detroit, Inc. He also was a Michigan regional representative for the International Institute for Restorative Practices, a graduate school that focuses on the emerging social science of restorative practices. The program offers a common thread to tie together theory, research and practice in seemingly disparate fields, such as education, counseling, criminal justice, social work and organizational management.