Dr. McNeal is a Professor of Law & Public Policy at Pepperdine University, and a widely recognized expert on unmanned aircraft.  He co-founded AirMap, a software tool for drone manufacturers, operators, and software developers.  He has testified before Congress and state legislatures about the legal and policy issues associated with drones and has aided state legislators, cities, municipalities, and executive branch officials in drafting legislation and ordinances related to drones.

His full biography is available here.