Vice President of Business Intelligence & IT Program Management, Penn National Gaming

Kate White is currently the Vice President of Business Intelligence and IT Program Management at Penn National Gaming, one of the largest regional gaming operators in the US. Kate grew up in Las Vegas and graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a business degree and an emphasis on Information Technology. Kate’s passion for digital innovation led her to a position at local Las Vegas ecommerce startup called Vegas.com where she spent over 10 years across multiple functions. In 2015 Kate joined Pinnacle Entertainment which later merged with Penn National Gaming. Kate leads multi-million dollar projects related to operational technology platforms and omni-channel digital transformation. Alongside her career, Kate is also heavily involved in her non-profit community. She currently serves on the Project 150 Board of Directors as well as many other committees. She is the proud mother of an autistic son who she notes is her hero and everyday strength.