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Kirk White | Director of the Center for Healthcare Professionals, Houston Community College

Current Position and Past Experience
Kirk White is the Director of the Center for Healthcare Professionals (CHP) at Houston Community College’s Coleman College for Health Sciences in the Texas Medical Center.

He has worked in community college continuing education for over 14 years, holding multiple positions including Associate Dean of Continuing Education at Austin Community College. Kirk is a past President of the Texas Administrators of Continuing Education (TACE), is Immediate Past President for the National Council for Continuing Education and Training (NCCET), and serves on the state-wide Texas Workforce Education Course Manual (WECM) Leadership Committee.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Kirk is a Registered Nurse holding a Master’s of Science in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing from University of Texas at Austin, and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Environmental Design from Texas A&M University. He is a past recipient of the NCCET Regional Leadership Award and the was named as one of the 20 Outstanding Nurses for 2013 by the Texas Nurses Association District 9 in Houston, TX.