Henley Construction is a family-owned contractor. We create quality projects through proactive solutions, experience and personal attention, because where we live andwork matters.
While earning his degree in Economics from the University of Maryland, Buddy began his career with Henley Construction Company, Inc. He progressed through the ranks, starting in the field and eventually transitioning into the office. He assumed the role of President in 2007. Buddy is LEED AP, BD+C certified, has served on the Board of Directors with The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Metro Washington Chapter. He currently sits as Regional Vice Chair for the Mid-Atlantic Region for ABC National. Buddy's primary goals are to build and continue to foster internal and external relationships. To grow and train the Henley team and support the industry of builders, while maintaining the core values and principles established by his father fifty-five years ago.
With a pickup truck, his own field skills and the assistance of his wife Jean, Bob Henley started Henley Construction Company from scratch in1964. In the beginning, Bob built custom homes for architects. Later, transitioning to larger buildings including warehouses, nursing homes, office buildings, public works, industrial buildings as well as school construction and renovations. Today, Henley Construction Company performs commercial projects up to $150 million, offering Pre-Construction, Design/Build, Construction Management and General Contracting. Bob has led Henley Construction Company from a hands-on, one-man operation into a robust construction company serving the entire Washington DC Metro area. He founded the company with hard work, common sense, strong ethical values and great people and has maintained those core values for fifty-five years.
Dave began his career after earning his degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland in 1976, starting as an Estimator/Project Manager for a local concrete subcontracting firm. Transitioning to a local General Contracting firm, he worked as an Estimator/Project Manager and eventually took a Project Management position with Henley Construction Company, Inc. Now thirty-one years later, as Executive Vice President, Dave takes the lead on all Pre-Construction tasks Estimating, and as Project Executive for various projects. Dave is familiar with many styles of project delivery including General Contracting, Construction Management and Design-Build. His attention to detail and tireless work ethic is contagious, as he drives our team to an extremely high standard. Dave has been a presenter on the topics of Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Construction Management (CM) at various venues including the USGBC.
Robyn received her B.A. from the University of Maryland, College Park and a CM accreditation from Montgomery College. In 1985 she joined the family at Henley Construction. Thirty-four years in the construction industry has allowed her to build on Henley’s internal and external relationships as well as make improvements to daily operations. Robyn's knowledge and experience in the industry make her a leader in Henley Construction's corporate office. As CFO, she plays an integral part in the company’s financial success and stability.
What does safety mean to Henley?
To constantly improve our safety practices, personnel, equipment, and training. Our company and its individuals adhere to the following practices: a drug-free workplace, new hire safety orientation, site-specific safety orientation, toolbox talks, near-miss/near-hit analysis and a safety committee. By implementing these practices and persistent due-diligence, Henley maintains its commitment to safety.