Meet Phyllis McNeal


The Confidence Coach

M.S. in Education, Queens College in New York

Certified Life Coach, International Coaching Foundation

Founder & CEO, Confidence Coach, Trainer & Consultant

Hello! My name is Phyllis McNeal. I am a native of New York currently based in beautiful and sunny Ocala, Florida! I have a Master of Science Degree in Education from Queens College. I am a Certified Life Coach with ten years of professional coaching experience.

I have been an educator for more than 30 years. I have enjoyed a plethora of diverse experiences in this capacity, including, serving as a/an: 

  • Parenting Consultant for Planned Parenthood - Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Consultant at Emory University - Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Evaluator at Jimmy Carter Center Atlanta Project/ Fatherhood - Atlanta, GA
  • Administrator for the New York City Board of Education - New York, NY
  • Counselor for the New York City Department of Corrections - New York, NY
  • English Teacher at Kansai University - Osaka, Japan

I am delighted to have served as an educator, consultant and coach for the following agencies and organizations during my 30+ year career:

  • Manhattan Shelter for Homeless Women - New York, NY
  • Wagner Consulting Services - Marietta, GA 
  • Fulton County Juvenile Justice System - Atlanta, GA
  • The Boys and Girls Club - Atlanta, GA