Neil attended William Carey College, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology. From there, he went on to earn his Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi, his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Texas A&M University, and his M.T.S. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Studies. Before beginning at Broadmoor, Neil served at the Minister of Students at Calvary Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, MS and the Minister of Education at Clarke-Venable Baptist Church in Decatur, MS. Neil has been serving at Broadmoor since 2013. Neil is married to Jennifer and together they have one daughter, Katherine. Neil also serves at Hope Hollow and is on the Human Rights and Advocacy Council at the Central MS Residential Center.