Dr Cecil White, MBA, EdD, PMP
PMI Board of Directors, 2016-2018
Cecil White has been a volunteer leader for PMI since 2004, and has served on advisory groups at the global level, providing support to the Global Operations Center Community Development Department. He also served on the board of the PMI Jamaica Chapter in a number of roles, including chapter president. He is a graduate of the PMI® Leadership Institute Master Class of 2012, and has held the PMP® certification since 2006. He speaks regularly at PMI® Leadership Institute Meetings on chapter governance, conflict resolution and chapter leadership development.
Dr. White is the CEO of a government-owned, teaching hospital, and represents the hospital on the boards of other related companies: a biomedical engineering company, a health insurance provider and a private health facility. Reporting to the hospital’s board of directors, he is responsible for leading the strategic development of the hospital, and for directing strategy formulation and implementation
He also has over 12 years experience as a senior vice president at a government-owned healthcare administration and pharmaceutical distribution company. Additionally, he has worked with major multinational corporations such as Alcan Aluminum Ltd. in the aluminum extrusion business and Caterpillar Inc., at a heavy equipment sales and service dealer.
Dr. White earned a Doctor of Education from Nova Southeastern University and an MBA from Barry University. He teaches project and portfolio management at the University of the West Indies, is a member of the American Society of Quality, and a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
He has a special interest in professional development and a passion for helping others to succeed.