Board of Directors

Henry Barkhausen

Henry W. Barkhausen is President of Settlement Advisors, a firm that specializes in structured settlement annuities used in the settlement of personal injury claims. He has been in the field for 19 years. Prior work experience includes various accounting and treasury positions including as Treasurer of a Fortune 500 company. Henry has a BA from Trinity College (Hartford, CT), an MBA from the University of Chicago and is Certified Public Accountant. Henry was treasurer for six years of a nonprofit professional organization in the healthcare area. Henry is an active outdoorsman and enjoys sailing, skiing, fishing, camping, bird watching and canoeing. He is a certified whitewater canoe instructor. Members of his family have been involved with Ryerson Woods for a number of years. Prior to joining the board Henry attended many Brushwood Center events and has enjoyed hiking and skiing on the preserve and in a prior era skating on the Des Plaines River along the Ryerson property. Henry lives with his wife, Lele, in Winnetka, Illinois.

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