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 to Lee-Ann my best friend and ministry/business partner.
  • I have five children.

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.
  • Funeral home owner at Life Transistions, Chatham ON.
  • 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.