Jason C. Henry

Vice President
  (202) 296-2741

Mr. J.C. Henry is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience providing technical and strategic advice to clients in the fields of national security, defense, and space. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his role as Vice President, where he specializes in guiding organizations through complex challenges in the ever-evolving landscape of global security.

With a background in national security and a deep understanding of military and intelligence operations, J.C. is well-equipped to navigate the intersection of technology, policy, and strategy. His career has spanned both the public and private sectors, giving him a comprehensive understanding of the intricacies involved in safeguarding our national interests and advancing capabilities in the defense and space sectors. J.C.’s work revolves around identifying emerging threats and opportunities in the national security arena, developing innovative solutions, and providing actionable recommendations to senior decision-makers. He is known for his analytical rigor, strategic vision, and ability to translate complex technical concepts into clear, concise strategies that drive mission success.

Prior to this, Mr. Henry served as the Director of Government Affairs at Intelsat, advising the CEO, C-Suite, and President of Intelsat Government Solutions on advancing the company’s interests in government and public policy. As a senior member of Intelsat’s strategy team, he provided expert advice on U.S. public policy, legislative, and regulatory matters, and led efforts to develop and sustain relationships with Congressional and Executive Branch stakeholders, business partners, and customers.

Mr. Henry has held significant roles in public service and defense-related positions. As the Director of Congressional Affairs at the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), he served as the principal advisor on the agency’s congressional strategy, outreach, and engagement. His responsibilities included developing and executing legislative strategies to support a multi-billion-dollar budget for defense and intelligence operations.

Earlier, Mr. Henry worked as a Professional Staff Member on the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, advising Chairman Jon Tester on policy and managing legislative portfolios related to veterans’ affairs, national security, and defense. Prior to Capitol Hill, he had a distinguished career as a senior logistics officer in the U.S. Air Force, with more than 24 years of experience in operations, logistics, acquisition, strategic planning, and program management. Notably, he completed 11 combat deployments to every Geographic Combatant Command.

Highlights

  • Director of Government Affairs, Intelsat
  • Director Office Congressional Affairs, National Reconnaissance Office
  • Professional Staff Member, Chairman Jon Tester (D-MT)
  • U.S. Air Force Senior Logistics Officer  

Expertise

  • Government Affairs
  • National Security
  • Business Development Defense/Space
  • Strategist
  • Communications

Education

M.S. & B.S. from Southeastern Oklahoma State University

B.S. Oklahoma State University

B.A Saint Leo University

Executive Certificate Congressional Legislative Affairs Georgetown University

Executive Certificate Supply Chain Management Wright State University