Julian Neal, Director, IT Training, joined Interapt in January 2021. Julian resides in Atlanta, GA.     

Q: What were you doing before Interapt?  

A: I was a Data Analyst in the healthcare space. 

Q: What brought you to Interapt?  

A: The opportunity to lead. 

Q: What do you like about working at Interapt?  

A: The opportunity to help non-traditional tech educated people break into the tech industry and create a career for themselves. 

Q: How has your career grown since starting at Interapt?  

A: My leadership skills have grown. 

Q: What would you share with someone interested in working at Interapt? 

A: Interapt has your back and you don’t have to have any prior knowledge to be successful here. 

Q: Describe one accomplishment you are really proud of. 

A: I’m proud of my ability to showcase my leadership skills and technical knowledge to propel myself into a higher role. I would’ve needed more experience had I gone the traditional route, even though I’ve always been confident I had the ability to lead. 

Q: Please share a little about yourself.

A: I am married with two daughters (6 & 2). I once sat in the front row at Price is Right and even had a bit of screen time on national tv. (I wasn’t called down though lol) 

Q: What piece of advice would you give to your younger self? 

A: Go for it, you have nothing to lose in discovering what opportunity is out there and your true capabilities. 

Q: What’s one thing on your bucket list? 

A: Visit every NFL, NBA, and MLB stadium/arena at least once. 

Q: What, if anything, are you currently binge-watching? Listening to? Or reading? 

A: I am currently listening to “Her Loss” by Drake and 21 Savage and binge watching “Big Mouth” on Netflix. 

Q: What hashtag(s) describe your personality best?  

A: #theobserver, #yolo, #laidback, #thinker