Henry P. Mills III is a writer, editor, and independent humanities scholar trained in literary studies at the graduate-level from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. He is founding volunteer director of The Walker Percy Educational Project, a comprehensive literary publications website for students, scholars, and general readers.
He has served in his professional career on the staff of The Humanities Institute at The University of Texas at Austin as well as on Humanities Texas, state-level arm of the National Endowment for the Humanities. He taught English as a university instructor at Louisiana State University and held a position as community education coordinator for El Buen Samaritano, a social services agency in Austin. He served as a project manager for Interactive Architex, an Austin-based educational software company.