Financial Advisor to the President
Since 2002, Jeff White has advised the club's ownership and management on industry and team financial issues, including revenue sharing, and Boston-area real estate operations. He is also Treasurer of the Pawtucket Red Sox and a limited partner in the organization's minor league franchise in Salem, VA.
White also worked for the Tampa Bay Rays (2002-07). He served Commissioners Vincent and Selig as Chief Financial Officer of Major League Baseball (1991-2002), and structured the first industry credit line, developed MLB's current facilities, and worked on industry committees on revenue sharing, and the expansion of playoffs.
White spent 12 years at CBS, last serving as Vice President of Finance for CBS News. After CBS, he was the CFO for Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), and then President of Child Growth and Development. Outside of baseball, he has served as a board member and Chairman of the Audit Committee for a publicly listed company.
He graduated from University of Southern California (BA), Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management (MBA), and the University of San Francisco School of Law (JD). White and his wife, Susan, breed and race thoroughbreds in California and have three adult children.