James Mac Neil

My Connection with CCAOC:

  • I have been part of the CCAOC team since its inception in 2009
  • In over 10 years of community ministry I have officiated at hundreds of Life Celebrations

My Personal Story:

Born in London Ontario

  • I completed elementary, high school in London, but earned a Bachelor’s degree in * * Theology at Tyndale in Toronto
  • I have one sister who lives in Saskatchewan with her husband and child
  • My mother who also lives in Saskatchewan

My Family:

  • Married 10 years to Lee-Ann my best friend and ministry/business partner
  • I have five children: Jakob, who is a self employed fitness trainer; Malacai, who is a grade eight student, Kyra, a eight year old grade three princess, Seth, a five year old SK gentleman and lastly Georgia, three year old that will one day rule the world

My Life Experiences:

  • 15 years in community ministry in London, Toronto and Chatham
  • Retired professional drummer
  • Board member of Children’s Aid Society of Chatham Kent
  • Managing Funeral Director of Bowman Funeral Home, Chatham
  • Motivational, inspirational speaker and aspiring stand up comedian
  • Active member of local chapter of Business Networking International
  • Active member at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Chatham

My Interests and Passions:

  • My favorite interests: Music, Running, Movies and Reading
  • My favorite things to do: Date my wife, Travel and time with family
  • My favorite music: Heavy Alternative
  • My favorite movies: Unbreakable
  • My favorite foods: Pizza, Steak and anything from the ocean
  • Dream of writing a book in collaboration with my wife