Want to know more about Brian? Here are some highlights from his career and the campaign…
Brian talks voter registration and security in Hays
Paper ballot backup, better voting machines can ensure election security
What is the benefit of mail-in ballots?
Want to know more about Brian McClendon? Wondering who BAM is? Brian talks a bit about his background on this video.
Brian “BAM” McClendon is running for Kansas Secretary of State because he is uniquely qualified to secure our elections and our personal information.
A profile of Brian’s thoughts on secure voting and election policy. Topeka Capital Journal
The kick-off of a weeklong effort to encourage voter registration and voter engagement in KCK.
Brian responsds to a question about the roles and responsibilities of the Secretary of State.
Doug Walker, “You are probably one of the most knowledgeable candidates that I’ve seen. The unusual part is you act like you really want to be Secretary of State and know how to fix it, and bring it into the 21st century. And we have not had that in forever.”
Ingrams’ 2018 List of Kansans You Should Know
An OpEd by Brian in the Kansas City Star – Your right to vote doesn’t come from the secretary of state.
A BAM Chat @ Gravel City Roasters in the Emporia Gazatte
Brian McClendon helped Erin merge the business and scientific aspects of her innovating work. Brian shares his passion for STEM learning and careers with Erin and students across Kansas.
“He’s intriguingly outside-the-box…makes this contest more competitive than usual for the Jayhawk State.” Governing Magazine
Brian talks voting, hacking & business priorities with the Abilene Reflector Chronicle.
We must take the threat of Russian interference in our elections seriously. We have to be ready and our tech must be effective.
Why Brian is running for Kansas Secretary of State, 2018
Brian officially entered the race for Kansas Secretary of State on May 8. Marysville Advocate.
What does Brian have in common with Bob Dole & Sally Ride? Distinguished Kansan of the Year, 2007. Topeka Capital-Journal
Kate Dinneen has known Brian since he was 5. “He gets things done.”
Another reason Brian is running: The current Sec’y of State was found in contempt of court. Topeka Capital Journal
Brian shares his best career advice with Salina High School students. Salina Journal
Brian speaks to engineering students at Pittsburg State about tech, entrepreneurship, and innovation. The Morning Sun
The “Liberal Ladies Who Lunch” hosted Brian at the Pittsburg Public Library. Four States Homepage
Brian’s been working on an app to make Kansas voter registration less painful. KSVotes.org. VentureBeat
Brian McClendon to run for Kris Kobach’s job. Kansas City Star
As Crosscheck Moves to Secure Voter Data, Hacking Fears Grow Among Experts and Politicians. Gizmodo
Brian McClendon announces his candidacy for Kansas Secretary of State. Topeka Capital-Journal
Brian McClendon running for Kansas Secretary of State. Bloomberg
Lawrence’s Brian McClendon to run for KS secretary of state. Lawrence Journal World
Brian McClendon running for office. TechCrunch
The exec who put Kansas at center of Google Earth is running to control Kansas’s next election. Quartz
Man who put Kansas at the center of Google Earth running for Kansas Secretary of State. The Daily Dot
Former Uber, Google exec to run for Kansas secretary of state. The Hill
Private info for hundreds of Kansas voters exposed by Florida. Kansas City Star
Would you give up your car to Uber to work in a flying car? Hays Post
Brian joins the University of Kansas as research professor. Lawrence Journal World
Brian shares his childhood memories of the Lawrence Public Library.
Brian was honored by the United Nations Environment Programme in 2013.
Learn more about Brian’s history leading Google Maps. Sydney Morning Herald
Brian speaking at the Lawrence Community Education Breakfast, 2008. Lawrence Journal World
Brian made his hometown the center of Google Earth. Lawrence Journal World