Alex White is a senior leader and activist within the trade union movement. For the past 5 years he has led the ACT union movement as the secretary of UnionsACT.
He was previously the Campaigns Director for Environment Victoria, has worked at Slater & Gordon Lawyers, Inclusion Melbourne, the National Tertiary Education Union, and the LHMU (now United Voice). In 2012 Alex was an organising fellow with the Obama for America presidential campaign based in Boston, Massachusetts.
Alex is a member of the ACTU Executive, holds a number of board positions on ACT Government councils and ACT community community groups. He was a board member of Greenpeace Australia-Pacific from 2013-2016 and of The Wilderness Society (Victoria) from 2012-2014.