Jalonne White-Newsome

National (2004)

Jalonne White-Newsome is the environmental specialist at Global Engine Manufacturing Alliance, a joint venture company between DaimlerChrysler, Hyundai and Mitsubishi. Jalonne manages all compliance issues, ISO 14001, recycling and other challenges during the facility start-up, which will start producing engines for sale in September of 2005. Previously, she was the public health engineer at the Maryland Department of the Environment where she designed programs to promote and introduce alternative fueled vehicles and technology in Maryland, and assisted with the review of new regulations regarding Mobile Sources to improve overall air quality. She volunteered with various projects for the State of Maryland's Environmental Justice program, and served on the Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities.