McClelland Sound President Janice of our people

Janice

Owner, President

  • Janice started helping in the family business while she was still a kid. She officially joined McClelland in 2001, and is the 3rd generation family leader of the business.
  • Janice regularly has her non-human staff, Bear and Lily, come to the office to help out – they excel at napping and guarding her office from predators (aka co-workers).
McClelland Sound Vice President, Sales Paul of our people

Paul

Vice President, Sales

  • Paul came to McClelland in 2006 as a tech, and is now in sales.
  • Likes the challenge of audio design – every day brings something new.

 

McClelland Sound Purchasing, Rentals Dave of our people

Dave

Purchasing, Rentals

  • Dave has over 30 years at McClelland – we were his temporary plan while he figured out a career.
  • Values time with his wife and kids above all else.
  • In his former life, he was ‘Big Wave Dave’ on the midnight shift at T95.

Chase

Chief Financial Officer

  • For years, Chase’s great friend, Derek (below) had been telling him about McClelland. When the opportunity presented itself in 2021, Chase was happy to join the team.
  • Chase also coaches and participates in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and wrestling. He owns a local comic book store, Wizards Asylum ICT, and hold a Kansas real estate license.
  • He still finds time to be family man, raising two kids with his wife.

 

McClelland Sound Sales Rob of our people

Rob

Sales

  • Joined McClelland in 2012, and has more certifications than you can shake a stick at.
  • Rob has been playing the guitar for over twenty years, including touring the country with a band.
  • Rob has taken up cycling, and has completed several races.
McClelland Sound Sales Zach of our people

Zach

Sales

  • Zach joined McClelland in 2017 with and extensive background in live event production.
  • When he’s not traveling the globe, Zach spends time doing color commentary and producing broadcasts for FC Wichita and the Wichita Wings.
  • Zach is a roller coaster fiend – he travels far and wide to try out the newest thrills.
Chris Whitehead

Chris

Residential Sales

  • Chris was born and raised in Wichita, and is “a Shocker for life.”
  • Chris’s golf handicap is 17, and he also plays golf with a Handicap of 17, and coaches his son’s baseball team.
  • Joined McClelland in 2019, with the acquisition of LivingSound.
McClelland Sound Accounts Receivable Laura of our people

Laura

Marketing Manager / Accounts Receivable

  • Laura spends her weekends watching her daughters at softball tournaments and regattas.
  • Laura joined McClelland in 2014 the roundabout way – through social work, full-time ministry and non-profit fundraising.
  • Loves change – is always thinking of ways to make things better.
McClelland Sound Accounts Payable Susan of our people

Susan

Accounts Payable

  • Susan is an avid gardener and loves spending time with her husband, but has the most fun being ‘Grannin’.
  • She’s always on the hunt for a bargain and tries to never miss the annual Citywide Garage Sale.
  • Susan, who has been with us since 2017, is one of several McClelland car enthusiasts and is currently working on a ’63 Triumph Spitfire with her husband, Danny.
McClelland Sound Service / Project Manager Ron of our people

Ron

Service / Project Manager

  • Joined McClelland in 2011 – the best part of his job is seeing and hearing it all come together.
  • Enjoys weekend excursions with his wife, Lynn, and dog, Pax.
  • Collects vintage audio gear and is always searching for the ‘perfect’ speaker.

Dustin

Senior Technician / Audio Engineer

  • Joined McClelland in 2007 – his area of expertise is in auditoriums, paging systems and industrial/large scale jobs.
  • Spends the weekends as a drummer in a band, or running sound for other musicians.
  • Dustin frequently uses his photography talents to show off the work we do.
McClelland Sound Technician Derek of our people

Derek

Technician / Programmer

  • Joined McClelland in 2009 – he’s improving the world one drive-thru at a time.
  • Derek is the director of the Mulvane Junior Wrestling Club and keeps stats for the Mulvane High School Wildcats football team.
  • Collects and repairs older electronic equipment – he’s always tinkering and inventing.
McClelland Sound Technician Chris of our people

Chris

Technician

  • Chris gave himself a Christmas present in 2018 by joining the team at McClelland.
  • Chris is Dad to two – they have a work van “Just like Daddy’s”.

Charles

Technician

  • Charles can play nearly any stringed instrument, but prefers playing blues, punk, and metal through ridiculously large amplifier systems.
  • An avid outdoorsman, Charles enjoys rowing the Ark rivers, camping, and being towed off-road by his specially trained dogs on a mountain-board.

Jared

Technician

  • Jared joined the McClelland team in 2021. He loves to see a project come together.
  • Jared and his wife, Brooke, enjoy spending time with their dogs, Mila and Mayer.
  • Jared is an avid woodworker and a computing aficionado. His photography talents have graced our social media pages, as well.

Seth

Technician

  • Seth has been with McClelland since 2021.
  • He enjoys teaching Brazilian Jiu JItsu and Judo.
  • Seth has many hobbies, including painting and drawing, music, cooking, and reading – especially about history.

Austin

Technician

  • Austin first came to us when he shadowed Paul and Rob for a day in 2018, as part of a school assignment. He joined us permanently in 2021.
  • His first plan was to be a meteorologist but he figured out that he was better at sound systems than the math required for meteorology (he still enjoys tracking severe weather, though). 
  • Off hours, Austin enjoys operating the AV system at his church, DJ’ing at weddings, video gaming, and hanging with friends.