John Henneberger

John Henneberger is the co-director of the Texas Low Income Housing information Service in Austin, TX and the 2014 recipient of the MacArthur Award, which is a prize awarded annually by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation given to individuals working in any field who show exceptional merit and promise for continue and enhanced creative work. An advocate for fair and affordable housing, Henneberger has created a new paradigm for post-disaster rebuilding with his work reforming Texan housing laws and for aiding in the development of improved emergency housing. Widely respected across a broad spectrum of stakeholders, Henneberger is working to define new standards for fair housing protections and affordable housing. 

 

John Henneberger