Log In

Joann H. Henderson Edit Profile

consultant , social worker , specialist

Joann H. Henderson, American pastoral care specialist, social worker, consultant. License special ministries Virginia Mennonite Conference, 2008.


Henderson, Joann H. was born on February 12, 1957 in Broadway, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Reaford Ezra and Vira Gladys (Miller) Hershberger.


Associate of Applied Science magna cum laude, Blue Ridge Community College, Wayers Cave, Virginia, 1977. Bachelor of Social Work magna cum laude, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 1979. Master of Arts in Counseling, Eastern Mennonite University, 2007.


Residential provider Pleasant View Homes Inc., Broadway, Virginia, 1977—1982, Henrico Company, Richmond, 1982—1984. Director social services Franklin Company Decision Support System, Malone, Virginia, 1984—1986. Counselor outreach services Harrisonburg Rockingham Community Services Board, 1986—1988, supervisor Magnetic Resonance services, 1988—1990.

Behavioral consultant Virginia Department Mental Health and Mental Retardation, Richmond, 1996—1998, residential provider Broadway, since 1998, pastoral care specialist, since 2006.


  • License special ministries Virginia Mennonite Conference, 2008.


Board member Harrisonburg Rockingham Community Services Board, 1999—2002. Volunteer Rockingham Company Public Schools, since 1991. Secretary Atlantic Region AAPC, since 2007.

Congregational leadership, lay minister Zion Mennonite Church, Broadway, since 1986. Delegate United States of America Mennonite Church, Elkhart, Indiana, 2005. Member of American Counseling Association, Virginia Counseling Association, American Association Pastoral Counselors.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, pastoral counseling.


Married James S. Henderson, September 1, 1979. Children: Anna Catherine, Max Elliot.

Reaford Ezra Hershberger

Vira Gladys (Miller) Hershberger

James S. Henderson

Anna Catherine Henderson

Max Elliot Henderson