He is also Managing Partner of Marshall Koll & Associates, an executive search firm specializing in recruiting leaders for hospitals and other healthcare organizations.
Prior to Marshall Koll, Neill was a Senior Consultant with Witt/Kieffer in Dallas. Witt/Kieffer is the largest executive search firm in the US that specializes in healthcare and higher education. At the firm he was responsible for a variety of executive search assignments for various client organizations and received the firms Quality Award in 2004. He has over 20 years of experience in healthcare recruiting and has been involved in over 350 senior level assignments including 50 for CEO.
Neill was previously Director of Marketing for Merritt, Hawkins & Associates, the nation’s largest physician search firm. He has excellent consulting and communications skills, with six years of comprehensive experience in structuring and managing physician search efforts for hospitals and health systems nationwide. Neill’s expertise includes consulting on physician incentive packages, analyzing sources for physicians, negotiating contracts to ensure profitability for clients, and effectively interviewing candidates who meet the client’s specifications.
Neill has a strong background in sales; earlier, he was an area manager for Hematronix, a laboratory supply manufacturer, and an operations manager for Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., an industry supply firm.
He has spoken to professional groups, trustee groups and boards of directors on physician recruiting and other healthcare issues and has written journal articles and promotional publications.
Education: B.A., Business Administration/Management, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX