Michael J. Henneman Rachel H. Beaupré Andrea C. Singh
Jennifer Schmidt Rodrick L. Schmidt


Michael J. Henneman

Chairman of the Board
Michael J. Henneman is one of Royal Properties original partners and continues to be a managing general partner in each of its partnerships. In addition to his current company role as chairman of the board, he is also an owner and CEO of Henneman Engineering Inc., a successful Illinois-based architectural and engineering firm founded by his father over 40 years ago. He is also a founder and managing partner of HRBR Design Build LLC and HWS Energy Partners LLC, affiliates of Henneman Engineering, Inc.
Michael received a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois in 1975 and a master’s in administration from the same school in 1983. He is registered as a professional engineer in Illinois, Arizona, Texas, Missouri, Wisconsin and Indiana. In 1986, the U.S. Secretary of Energy, John S. Harrington, presented him with a Design Award of Excellence.
In addition to his professional duties, Michael has served as chairman of the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce and director of Bank Champaign, providing additional leadership on numerous other boards and committees. He is an affiliate of the American Institute of Architects and a member of the American Consulting Engineering Council and the National Society of Professional Engineers.