Associate Member Director
John Neel - Gay & Neel, Inc.
ohn T. Neel graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering in 1997. During his time as a student at VT, John worked alternating semesters as a Project Engineer for Danis Heavy Construction Company in Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina. He also worked as a roofer and bus driver for Blacksburg Transit during school. John briefly worked for the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality as an Air Pollution Engineer from 1997-1999. John joined Gay and Neel, Inc. as a Project Engineer in 1999 and went on to become President of the company in 2007. John is licensed as a Professional Engineer in Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and Kentucky. John also owns The Learning Ladder Child Development Center in Christiansburg. John has served on the Board of the NRVHBA since 2006 and has served as Treasurer.