City Manager's Office | 317 W College St. | P.O. Box 534045 | Grand Prairie, TX 75053
Phone 972-237-8063 | Fax 972-237-8088 | E-mail
Assistant to City Manager for Special Projects, Andrew White
Academic: Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Prairie View A&M University. Masters degree in Business Management from Stephen F. Austin University, as well as a Basic Bible Doctrine Degree from the Southern Bible Institute, a Seminary in Dallas, Texas.
Career Highlights: Assistant to City Manager for Special Projects since May 2008, White was previously a Grand Prairie Weed and Seed Coordinator during January 2005 until May 2008. He was a small business owner January 2001 through December 2004 and served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Times Mirror Corporation from October 1995 to December 2000. Before that White was Vice President of Human Resources as well as Vice President of College Division Sales and Marketing for Jostens during September 1993-1995. He was Chief Engineer, Director of Total Quality Management, for Johnson & Johnson from August 1974-1993. His start was as Mechanical Engineering Project Manager and Operations Manager for General Electric Company from August 1966 to July 1974, during which time he also served as a Captain in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War from June 1967-1969. White has also been a Deacon since 1974 and is a life member of the NAACP as well as a member of the Grand Prairie IMPACT Coalition.