About Us


Michael McLanahan
Chairman of the Board
Hollidaysburg, Pa., USA

Representing the fifth generation of family ownership and management, Michael McLanahan currently serves as the Chairman of the Board at McLanahan Corporation. He is involved in the overall strategic direction of the corporation and its sound management and performance. Under his leadership, McLanahan Corporation has diversified its product lines, increased its market share, and established its global presence. Michael graduated from Carleton College with a B.A. in geology and did his master’s degree work at Michigan Technological University.


Sean McLanahan
Hollidaysburg, Pa., USA

Sean McLanahan represents McLanahan Corporation’s sixth generation of family ownership and management. He is the company’s CEO and is accountable for developing and implementing strategic visions, managing the overall resources of the company, building and maintaining a great culture, building and leading senior executives, and ensuring the overall financial success of the company. Sean joined McLanahan Corporation in 1994 after earning a degree in industrial management with a minor in economics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He is active in many organizations and associations in the industries served by McLanahan, as well as his community.


George Sidney
President and COO
Hollidaysburg, Pa., USA

As President and COO, George Sidney is responsible for managing the company’s day-to-day activities and for the development, design, operation and improvement of all systems that create and deliver products and services. George joined McLanahan Corporation after earning an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from Penn State University. He has done graduate work in mineral processing at Penn State University and the Colorado School of Mines, as well as in international business at California Institute of Technology. George worked in sales and engineering before becoming President and COO in 2004.