Board of Trustees

Mr. Ronald B. McNeill

Ronald McNeill portrait

Mr. McNeill, a resident of Wilmington, N.C., was appointed by the governor to serve a term ending in 2019. He serves as vice chair of the Board and chair of the Audit Committee.  He is also a member of the Educational Planning and Programs Committee, the Executive Committee and the External Affairs Committee as well as vice chair of the Endowment Board.
He is a native of Whiteville, N.C. He holds a degree in chemical engineering from N.C. State University and an MBA from Georgia State University.

He is vice president and chief financial officer of Liberty Healthcare Services. In Feb. 2011, Mr. McNeill, his brother John "Sandy" McNeill and their spouses gave the largest gift in UNCW's history to support programs in the School of Nursing and the Cameron School of Business. To recognize the gift, UNCW renamed the School of Nursing building McNeill Hall. McNeill has served on the Cameron Executive Advisory Board, and he and his wife, Cyndi, are members of UNCW's Campaign Cabinet.