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Industrial engineer

Jan Herbert McNeal, Industrial engineer.


McNeal, Jan Herbert was born on January 5, 1948 in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States. Son of Don Herbert and Beatrice Audrey (Brown) McNeal.


Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Ohio State University, 1971.


Industrial engineer, Champion International, Hamilton, North Carolina, 1972-1974; assistant converting staff, Champion International, Canton, North Carolina, 1974-1975; superintendent sheet finishing, Champion International, Canton, North Carolina, 1975-1978; involvement coordinator, Champion International, Canton, North Carolina, 1978-1982; manager operations improvement, Champion International, Canton, North Carolina, 1983-1987; senior systems engineer, Champion International, Canton, North Carolina, 1987; logistics manager, Mead Coated Board, Atlanta, 1987-1992; vice president residential support services, John Wieland Homes, Atlanta, since 1993. Management consultant various companies, North Carolina, 1985-1987, 92-93.


All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change end.


In a society where self-interest, acquisitiveness and individual happiness are often seen as the over-riding interests, the Church, and Christians within it, are called to witness meanings, values and purposes beyond ourselves.


President, vice president finance Junior Achievement Western North Carolina, Asheville, 1982. Leader Boy Scouts American, Canton, 1984-1987. Board directors Project Pride, Waynesville, North Carolina, 1985.

Coach Canton Youth Association, 1987. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1971-1976. Member American Association Industrial Engineers, Paper Industry Management Association, Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, Council Logistics Managers, Rotary (secretary 1985, vice president since 1986).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: youth activities, athletics, reading.


Married Martha Jo Eleazer. Children: Jan Kyle, Kristen Brooke.

Don Herbert McNeal

Beatrice Audrey (Brown) McNeal

Martha Jo Eleazer

Kristen Brooke McNeal

Jan Kyle McNeal