Summer Neal, Legal Coordinator
Summer Neal joined Johnson Development in October 2016 and serves as Legal Department Coordinator for the offices of General Counsel and Assistant General Counsel. Summer is primarily responsible for coordinating with the development and asset management teams for all JDA divisions, assisting with title and survey examination and the preparation and execution of vendor contracts, municipal applications, and other required documentation. In addition to supporting the legal department, Summer helps oversee the company’s construction management software and offers general administrative and related support as directed.
Summer is currently working towards obtaining her Certified Paralegal Certificate from the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) as well as her 200-Hour Registered Yoga Teaching Certificate from the Yoga & Ayurveda Center. Prior to joining JDA, Summer worked for Cherokee County 911 coordinating strategic support to the community in emergency situations.
Summer currently serves as a Disaster Action Team Member of the Disaster Cycle Services Team for the Greater Carolinas Region of the Red Cross. She was elected as the President of the Gaffney Middle School PTO for the 2020-2021 school year.