Mr. McClendon moved from Houston to Kilgore in 1989 and is co-owner of NTX Insurance Group, Inc/Laird Insurance Agency.
He has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Houston and holds an Associate in Risk Management designation with 35 years insurance industry experience.
Mr. McClendon has served on several non-profit boards including the:
- Kilgore Boys Baseball (4 years, past Vice President)
- Kilgore Chamber of Commerce (10 years, 2002 President)
- Kilgore Main Street (5 years)
- Kilgore United Way (10 years, 1998 President)
- Kilgore Youth Basketball (5 years)
He is an active Deacon at First Baptist Church of Kilgore and is the past Finance Chairman.
Harvey has been married 32 years to his wife, Donna, and they have a son and daughter: Dallas, 29 and Kelly, 25.