Angela White Elected as ESA Vice
President/President Elect by the ESA Board of Directors
Irving, Texas (November 25, 2015) —
Angela White with Central 1 Security was elected to ESA Vice President/President Elect of the
Electronic Security Association (ESA). White will begin her term on July 1, 2016, and will
serve in the position until the end of her term on June 30, 2018.
White was elected by the ESA Board of Directors on November 5, 2015 following
Thomas G. Eggebrecht, Ph.D., resignation from the position. Eggebrecht’s decision to resign was
a difficult one, but in the end he felt it was in the best interest of the association. During
the same board meeting, Director of Training & Licensing Compliance with Xfinity Home, Roy
Pollack was also elected as a Vice President filling the vacancy created by Ms. White’s
“I would like to thank the ESA Board of Directors for electing me to this
important position,” stated White. “This is a very exciting time for ESA, our members, and our
industry and I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to serve all. ESA volunteers and staff have
been diligently working to position our association to be an indispensable resource for the
industry. I look forward to serving as a President focused on delivering valuable resources,
advocacy, connections and education to professionals in our electronic security and life safety
industry,” concluded White.
White will serve as the third female president in the history of ESA and
the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA), and the first female president since
Patricia M. Smith took office in 1988. White brings 29 years of experience within the industry;
her roles have ranged from technician to company ownership. She holds several Fire Alarm
Licenses and NTS accreditations. White is the founder and previous owner of Pro-Tech Systems of
Vermont and currently an equity Partner and the Executive Vice President of Central 1 Security
in WI. She is a Past President of the Vermont Electronic Security Association and has served
on ESA’s Executive Committee since 2014.
“Angela has been very involved at the chapter and national
association levels for many years. She is well qualified for this position and her desire to
serve our industry is second to none,” said ESA President Marshall Marinace. “I look forward to
passing the baton to Angela next year as I know she will do great things for ESA and our
industry,” concluded Marinace.
Established in 1948, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) is the
largest trade association representing the electronic life safety and security industry. Member
companies install, integrate and monitor intrusion and fire detection, video surveillance and
electronic access control systems for commercial, residential, industrial and governmental
clients. In cooperation with an alliance of chapter associations, ESA provides technical and
management training, government advocacy and delivers information, advice, tools, and services
that members use to grow their businesses and prosper. ESA may be reached at (888) 447-1689 or
on the Web at www.ESAweb.org.