Neal Stephens

Director of Children & Youth Ministry

Neal has been a friend and supporter of UrbanPromise for over 20 years and in February 2019 joined the team to head up the Children and Youth Ministry Department. Neal has worked on staff with both non-demoninational and denominational youth organizations. After many years of working in youth ministry Neal switched careers and began working with an organization that provided case management to homeless populations in Burlington County.  During this time Neal became a N.J. Certified Social Worker. In his social work career he has had the pleasure of working with a diverse population of people.  Neal has extensive training in Disaster Crisis Counseling and has traveled throughout the U.S. and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Neal enjoys writing songs and playing piano. He is very excited about the being apart of the “Promise” of UrbanPromise.