Tessie McNeely is a wife, mother, career scientist, and entrepreneur. Long time LG residents, Tessie and her husband have two children who are recent graduates of the Wissahickon School system. Tessie graduated from Berea College, Berea, KY and received her PhD in Pathology from UNC Chapel Hill, NC.
She is an employee of Merck, Inc. where she researches pediatric vaccines and innovative cancer treatments. She has served as the Inspector of Elections at LG ward 1-2 for over 16 years. She is also a co-founder of start-up PhotoSonix Medical, Inc. Tessie will bring her problem solving talents, environmental interest and strategic planning skill to guide LG through this current time of growth.