Dr. Danette O'Neal

Dr. Danette O’Neal, LEED educator, HGTV alumna, entrepreneur and trainer is the Broker/Owner of Danette O’Neal Realtors with offices in the Greater New Orleans and Atlanta Metro areas. With more than 23 years in real estate, she regularly lends her expertise to nonprofit organizations expanding their missions, as well as to her own The Jericho Housing Corp. She holds a PhD in Public Policy and Administration, a Masters in Public Administration both from Walden University, and a M.A. in Community Economic Development from Southern New Hampshire University. She is a Professor and SME for Strayer, RealtorU & Homberg and Argosy Universities in the Schools of Business, Real Estate and Public Administration. Dr. O'Neal is serving on the 2015-16 State and Local Issues, Research and Public Policy Committies for the National Association of Realtors.

Her research interests include: gender in the workplace, nonprofit management, and asset retention in socioeconomic vulnerable populations, environmental justice, and the use of income maintenance programs as poverty reduction strategies.