Vernon G. Henry, FAICP
Vernon Henry's extraordinary abilities and leadership qualities were recognized immediately by pioneer Houston planning director Ralph Ellifrit, who assigned him major responsibilities at a very young age. His 40-plus year career has affirmed Ralph's judgment, for Vernon's stellar reputation as a planner and community leader is well known throughout the Houston region. The quality of his work, commitment to education, high ethical standards, and successful business have established Vernon as a role model for the profession. Inducted in 2000.