The board has 13 members, one from each congressional district. Henderson apparently fills the vacant 6th District seat, previously held by Gabrielle Braswell.
Henderson is the chief writer and web content coordinator for Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah. She telecommutes from her Marietta-area home.
Henderson and her husband, Colin, have three children. The children attended Georgia Pre-K, and Henderson was actively involved as a parent volunteer.
She recently participated in a parent task force providing feedback on Georgia Pre-K for Bright from the Start Commissioner Bobby Cagle.
Henderson holds a journalism degree from the University of Nebraska.