Born & raised in rural Saskatchewan (Dilke) Neil has a BaSc Degree from University of Regina (Industrial Systems Engineering). He started career in 1999 and joined Mosaic Potash in 2005. Started at Belle Plaine as a maintenance engineer, Production Supt & maintenance Supt. (8 years), transferred to Colonsay for 2 1/2 years as the maintenance Supt. Currently work in Esterhazy as the EHSS Sr Manager for K1, K2 & Inflow.