Our newest Project Manager, Jason McClelland, has recently joined our team at Jaco and has been a great help to keep chaos at a low level in our office, when managing our multiple active projects. Born in El Dorado, KS, Jason has worked in the construction industry for the past 13 years, from numerous school projects to the most recent ones like Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, Wichita Center for the Arts and the Koch Industries headquarters expansion.

Where are you in birth order?

I’m the oldest of 3.

How many different states have you lived in?

2 - Kansas and Missouri.

What kind of pet do you have, and how did you choose its name?

We have 2 Yorkies, my wife picked out the names.

What are three items you’d take with you to a deserted island?

Fishing pole, sunscreen and a boat.

What’s your favorite sports team?

Philadelphia Eagles.

What TV show or movie do you absolutely refuse to watch? Why?  

Reality TV. It’s all written to make people watch.

What’s the farthest you’ve ever been from home?


Name one thing you’re willing to spend more money on to make sure you get the best quality.

Toilet paper!

What’s the best thing that has happened to you so far this week?

Hopefully Thanksgiving.

What did you want to be when you grew up when you were in elementary school?

I think it was a fireman.

What motivates you?

My two boys.

How do you wind down after work?

Spending time with the family.

What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not working?

Spending time with my wife and two sons.