Chris McClellen

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. McClellen brings over 15 years of technology leadership experience to his role as Avantax Inc.’s Chief Technology Officer.

Prior to joining Avantax Inc., McClellen held various leadership roles at The Weather Company. During his 10-year tenure, he led digital strategy and engineering teams responsible for the infrastructure, data and applications that supported hundreds of millions of daily users. He also served as the Chief Technology Officer at BoomTownROI, a software business focused on maximizing the revenue of Agent Teams in the real estate sector.

McClellen holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is certified in industrial/organizational psychology.

Fun fact: McClellen won an Emmy Award for customized TV advertising at The Weather Channel