Donnell R. White is the senior vice president and regional diversity, equity, and inclusion director of Huntington National Bank. Previously serving as the Senior executive vice president and chief diversity officer and director of strategic partnerships for TCF National Bank August 2019 to June 2021. He also previously served in the same role at Chemical Bank June 2018 to August 2019.
Prior to joining Chemical Bank, Mr. White served as executive director of the Detroit Branch National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), where he helped lead the organization’s largest local Branch – also one of its oldest and most storied Branches. While there, he was responsible for the strategic, financial and operational oversight of the organization and also served as the spokesperson and community liaison for the organization.
Donnell is active in the community serving as a board member of the National Diversity Council, Live 6 Alliance, Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency, Arab American and Chaldean Council, and Crime Stoppers of Michigan. In addition, he serves on the Michigan Environment, Social, Governance (ESG) Leadership Council, Grow Michigan Board of Managers, Federal Bureau of Investigations Multicultural Advisory Committee, Wayne State University President’s Community Advisory Group, Focus Hope Advisory Group, Coalition for Black and Jewish Unity Advisory Group, and the Michigan State Police Citizen’s Advisory Council. He is Board Trustee for Michigan Children’s Foundation, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and Detroit Public Safety Foundation.