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Neal Schafer

Neal Schafer

Neal Schafer, the father of three girls, has a long-standing interest in helping children with disabilities. A graduate of Tulane, Neal has served with the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office for 14 years as Assistant Chief Deputy and the Mobile Police Department for over 22 years as its crime prevention supervisor and grant specialist. After starting a boy scout troop designed to offer youth with disabilities a wide array of scouting experiences, Mr. Schafer has steadfastly advocated for opportunities for children facing special challenges that allow them to fully participate in community life.