Rev. White attended Panhandle A & M College in Goodwell, Oklahoma and graduated from Oklahoma State University with a BS Degree in Production Management. He earned his Masters in Business Administration from the University of Hawaii, his Masters in Divinity from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, and his Doctorate of Ministering in preaching. He was ordained in the PC USA in 1984.
After graduation from college, Rev. White served twenty years in the U.S. Army Medical Service with postings to Germany, Japan, and Viet Nam, as well as several East Coast assignments. He served in Presbyterian Churches in Louisiana and Missouri. After 25 years of seminary and service to congregations he retired and he and his wife moved to San Antonio, Texas. He has served as Interim Pastor at First Presbyterian Church of New Braunfels and Crisis Interim at St. Mark Presbyterian Church in Boerne, Texas. Rev. White also served five years as Stated Clerk at Mission Presbytery.