Sebastian White is a spokesman for JetBlue Airways, which operates two of its five hubs in Florida (in Fort Lauderdale and Orlando), a training center in Orlando, and its LiveTV subsidiary in Melbourne. With more than 2,000 crewmembers in the state, JetBlue is a significant local employer. Mr White joined JetBlue in 2006 as a member of the airline's award-winning marketing and brand department. Today he works in corporate communications and is primarily responsible for internal communications to the airline's staff of 12,000 crewmembers spread across 60 cities and 12 countries in the Americas. Mr. White is active in JetBlue’s sponsorship of organizations including PFLAG and the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association as well as community promotions including JetPride, the first-ever LGBT-themed flight by a U.S. airline, which took flight in 2010. Mr. White joined JetBlue after three years with Carnegie Communications, a higher education marketing consultancy in Boston. He attended Boston University and Alfred University in New York, where he studied economics and sociology. An avid traveler, Mr. White makes his home in New York when not globetrotting.