Paul is CEO of McConnell Development, Inc., Partner at McConnell Johnson Real Estate, LLC and 1313 Innovation. Paul is an active member of the community, with direct involvement in many local organizations. He is the President of the Board of Trustees for Layton Preparatory School in New Castle, a Member of the Board of Nativity Preparatory in Wilmington, and is a Member of the Board for St. Edmondâ€™s Academy in Wilmington, as well as the founder of the schoolâ€™s Opportunity Fund. In March 2015, Mr. McConnell along with his wife, Linda, joined forces with the University of Delawareâ€™s Horn Program in Entrepreneurship to create the Paul and Linda McConnell Youth Initiative. Paul is also involved with the British American Business Council, the Greater Philadelphia, Chilean, Philadelphia Israel, New Castle, and Delaware State Chambers of Commerce. In addition to his role in the community, Paul serves as Member of the Board for the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce, for First State Innovation, for The Siegfried Group, and for FMP Media Solutions.