Apostle Elect William McNeely
Minster, entrepreneur, author, husband, brother, and spiritual father to many, William Timothy McNeely born in Mountain Home Idaho has been recognized as one of Lake County’s most influential business men. He graduated from Chicago’s Simeon Vocational High-School in 1977. Since then he has married his beloved wife Patricia McNeely and started a well-known small business chain also known as Patti Cake Childcare Center & Preschools. In March of 1995, they opened the first set of doors and since then it has grown into five locations, serving communities in Chicago, Gurnee, Libertyville and Waukegan, IL. The dynamic duo has also owned and rehabbed income properties helping to revitalize communities and help others restart their lives. William McNeely is also a devoted minister and has graduated from a school of ministerial training and now serves as a leader in his local church. Being involved in his community takes many different faces. William is currently the board President for Community Action Partnership of Lake County where the mission is to build up individuals and families to reach their highest potential. He has also served on several other boards; Head Start Policy Council, Lake County Partners Finance committee and Community Awareness. Even though William has proven to be a community activist his greatest accomplishment has been fathering three children and grandfathering two exceptionally bright grandchildren.