Ed White graduated from the University of New Orleans in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration/Marketing. He has been in the Commercial/Investment real estate profession since 1976. He was awarded the “Ruby Award” twice by the Jefferson Board of Realtors for the most real estate transactions produced by a commercial agent. He is a life member of the Realtors “Million Dollar Sales Club”, and has received the Realtors “Commercial Investment Division Sales Achievement Award “for over 10 years.
In September 1984, he started the firm of Ed White & Associates, Inc. The firm has engaged in commercial-investment real estate brokerage, syndication, consulting and development. Over the past 30 years, the firm has grown and now specializes in syndication, acquisition and disposition of real estate apartment investments on behalf of Ed White and Associates companies and it’s investor clients
Professionally, Ed has served as President of the Louisiana C.C.l.M Chapter, a Continuing Education Seminar Instructor for the Metro Board of Realtors, appointed member to the Louisiana Board of Realtors, Jefferson Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) serving on the Business Development and Expansion Committee. Additionally, he chaired the Venture Capital Forum sponsored by JEDCO and the University of New Orleans. Aside from his business dealings, Mr. White also actively serves his community as past/or present member of various boards such as:YMCA of East Jefferson, RHEMA Ministries, Next Generation Ministries and Perfect Love Ministries. Kenner Business Association – Secretary/ board member. Louisiana Republican party -1999 and 2000- Finance Chairman and as Deputy Chairman. East Jefferson Business Association; treasurer/ board member . Louisiana Victims and Citizens Against Crime -Executive Board Member/ Public Relations Director. He cofounded United Christian Charities in 1991, and served as Executive Board Member and President until 2006.