Chairman of Henning Holdings and its affiliates, Jeff Henning has been employed with the company for 45 years starting after receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Operations from Iowa State University. Henning is a co-developer of Discovery Village assisted living facilities and is involved in the continual development of Iowa Cage Free, LLLP. He is a partner in several poultry industry companies created to add value to by-product waste streams from eggs and egg products production. Two resulting companies are Naturally Recycled Proteins (NRP) and Biova. Henning serves on the boards for Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity Education and the current and founding advisory board of the Egg Industry Center. In the past he has served on the Midwest Poultry Consortium and Rotary International boards. He is a member of the United Egg Producers Allied Association, Iowa Poultry Association, International Egg Commission, and numerous local civic organizations and associations. Henning has also served 10 years as Mayor for the City of Latimer, Iowa. Henning was awarded the Iowa Poultry Person of the Year in 2002 and Outstanding Graduate of Iowa Military Academy in 1971.