Meet GAB Founder

Bill Neely

Founded by Bill Neely in 1996, and is based in Silver spring, MD. Bill’s experiences are varied and cover a broad range of topics including: Personal identity, discovery, and development; individual wants and goals; personal skill development; enhanced self-esteem; many facets of family life; parenting insights, tips and techniques (PITTS); social and career matters; church reformation based on the model of the body; and other life issues and concerns.

Academic credentials
BS from Hampton University in Electronics Technology(Engineering) 1968
MDiv from Andrews University 1981
Board Certified Chaplain 2003
Various certificates in Communication skill development including NLP, Brief
Therapy, Conflict Resolution/Utilization
Peak Performance Coach 2009
Relationship Architect

Certifications
Clinical hypnotherapist 2006

Career experiences
Two years – Field Engineer with Sperry Gyroscope Co. Great Neck, NY;
Two years – Systems Engineer with Vitro Labs Silver Spring, MD,
Five years – Project Engineer with the Naval Sea Systems Command in Crystal City, VA
Twenty six years –  pastor in several congregations in the MD/DC Metro area
Nineteen years –  Chaplain with Brooke Grove Retirement Village in Sandy Spring, MD

Family life
Married to Edwina R. Grice on August 23, 1969
Four children: the late Bill G., Nicole N., Lakisha D. (Kojoe and two children) and Priska L.

Professional Associations
Associations of Professional Chaplains, American Association of Christian Counselors, National Association of Distinguished Professionals, American Hypnosis Training Academy, Ambassador for Parenting 2.0

Volunteer Support
Red Cross, Alzheimer’s Association

Consulting Services
Communications

GAB offers help with communication concepts and skills that can improve your relationships. These are essential and foundational – not soft skills. Learn more about how to Get Along Better.