Neal Freeman

Instructor of Criminal Justice

Neal Freeman is an Instructor of Criminal Justice. He holds a BS in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Masters of Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Mr. Freeman served as an enlisted soldier in the US Army before receiving his appointment to the Military Academy. Upon graduation, he served as an Aviation Officer for 10 years, rising to the rank of Captain. He flew UH-1 Huey and CH-47 Chinook helicopters during that time and served as a platoon leader, several staff positions and as a company commander.

Upon his discharge from the US Army, Freeman became a Special Agent with the FBI, serving the Indiana community for 20 years before retiring in 2017. During his time with the FBI, he served as a team member of the Indianapolis Evidence Response Team and as a Special Agent Assessor for hiring.
Neal and his wife, Laura, a teacher with Anderson Community Schools, are active members of Eastside Church of God. They also have been mentoring incarcerated youth at the Pendleton Juvenile Detention Facility for many years. Neal and Laura have two sons, one daughter-in-law and two grandchildren.

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B.S., United States Military Academy
M.A.S., Embry Riddle Aeronautical University