Travis McNeal

Travis McNeal

Executive Director

Travis McNeal is the Executive Director of the Golden Harvest Food Bank in Augusta, Georgia. He is the second Executive Director of Golden Harvest since its inception in 1982. McNeal received his Bachelor of Arts from Augusta State University in Augusta, Georgia and went on to earn a Master’s degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. Prior to his association with the Food Bank, McNeal served at churches in Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, and South Carolina. He most recently served for ten years as the Associate Pastor of Worship at Warren Baptist Church in Augusta, Georgia.

With a giving nature, a creative mind and a passion to help others, McNeal constantly seeks new ways to reach out to people through innovation, smart business practices and continued reliance upon God.   McNeal has been heavily involved in mission work both at home and abroad. His mission work abroad includes service in China, Great Britain, Korea and Canada. In the US, has served in Mississippi, Colorado, Hawaii, New York City, Indiana, Kentucky, and Augusta, Georgia.

McNeal currently serves on the board of the Georgia Food Bank Association and the South Carolina Food Bank Association.  He resides in Evans, Georgia with his wife Angela and two sons, Wade and Jonathan.

PHONE:  706.736.1199, ext. 211

Ashley Gutierrez Siler

Project Facilitator
706.736.1199, ext. 202

Shanelle Collins

Human Resources Manager
706.736.1199, ext. 221
Fax: 706-261-1144

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