Ph.D. - Assistant Head of School
Neil was a founding member of de Toledo High School in West Hills, where he is Dean of Faculty Emeritus.
He has more than 30 years of experience in the Los Angeles academic community, teaching humanities at Marlborough School and Windward School, and serving as an adjunct faculty member at the Ziegler School of Rabbinical Studies at American Jewish University. For several summers, he was an instructor and administrator at Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth in Claremont, California, and he has published extensively on academic and pedagogical subjects. His articles include: “From Suburbanites to Sabras and Back: How Jewish Americans Established Lacrosse in Israel,” “Growing a Day School Faculty,” and “Lessons after the A.P. Exam.” Neil has coached lacrosse, track, golf and cross country, and he was entered into the U.S. Lacrosse, Los Angeles Chapter Hall of Fame. He holds a Ph.D. in History from Claremont Graduate School and a B.A. with honors in History from Union College.