From an early age, Speer’s mother and father encouraged her that she was going to be a CEO. Neena has since served as a YMCA summer camp counselor for over nine years and presently serves as the 2018 YMCA Birmingham’s Give Campaign Face. Neena is a newly licensed attorney, a four time published author for her Howard University honor’s thesis and two University of Alabama School of Law papers, with one being published in the Harvard Journal on African American Public Policy and now her newest publication entitled Dear Future Lawyer: An Intimate Survival Guide For The Minority Female Law Student. Neena is a proud African American and Indian mentor, speaker, and giver. Neena always tells her message with truth and authenticity.