WTOK hires McNeill
as Director of Government Operations
Rodney McNeill will take over as Director of Government Operations for the Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma (WTOK), moving up from his previous position with Bearskin Services as Program Manager, Information Technology Facility Support Services (ITFSS) at Fort Carson.
“It’s an excellent opportunity to, number one, help the company thrive and not only help it thrive, but to have the opportunity to expand the reach of what WTOK does,” said McNeill, 57.
McNeill will oversee all of the Department of Defense (DOD) and Department of Energy (DOE) government contracts. The position will also entail getting involved in new business development.
“We’ll try to standardize, streamline and improve the way we do business with government contracts,” he said.
McNeill brings 20 plus years as an active duty military professional. He graduated from the Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Astronautical Engineering in 1979. He was commissioned as a 2nd Lt. During his military career, McNeill was a Command Pilot, a Squadron Commander of a helicopter unit and finished his 20 years in the Air Force as a Headquarters Staff Officer in the role as the Chief of Aviation Operations for Air Force Space Command in 1999.
He also has an MBA in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Science in Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering from Stanford.
Since retiring from the Air Force, McNeill has spent the last 14 plus years working in the U.S. Government and Commercial Contractor sector.
McNeill lives in Colorado Springs with his wife of 35 years Jeannie. They have two sons, Adam and Jason.