Irene R. White has been named external affairs director, Miami-Dade County, at Florida Power & Light. White is responsible for building and fostering community relations in the county.
She joined FPL in 1986 as an engineer service planner. In 2000-2004, she served as the area manager for the south and west sections of Miami-Dade and was responsible for the construction, maintenance and restoration of all electric distribution facilities. She holds a bachelor's of science degree in civil engineering from the University of Miami, and a master’s in business administration from Florida International University.
The best advice I ever got: “Trust your heart and trust your instincts.”