Jamil Alonzo White was born in Lansing, Michigan and raised in Silver Spring, MD. He graduated from Morgan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. While he attended Morgan State University, he was actively involved in several honors and not-for-profit organizations, and he was the business school valedictorian. Additionally, Jamil is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA).
Jamil started his career, as an auditor in the financial services assurance practice, with the “Big 4” accounting firm, Ernst & Young. White gained broadcast media experience when he served as Senior Accountant of Production Finance at Black Entertainment Television (BET). Jamil gained his first management opportunity when he served as Supervisor of General Accounting at Washington Gas, a publicly traded company headquartered in our Nation’s Capital. Currently, Jamil serves as the Corporate Controller, for DTI Management. His responsibilities include managing the entire accounting department for a Company that does roughly $200 million in gross revenues. DTI Management is the first ever full-service inventory management solution for ticket brokers who sell on the secondary markets, such as Stubhub.
Since October of 2005, Jamil has also served as a public speaker with a focus on “empowerment speaking” to college students. Jamil White has branded himself as a powerful speaker known for his motivating and engaging speaking style, and for injecting catch phrases and unique acronyms into his presentations. He also enjoys giving professional and soft skills development workshops, and has served as a keynote or guest speaker at multiple schools and events.