Shannon Thomason

City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 432-264-2401

Larry McLellan was sworn in as Big Spring's mayor in May 2013. Mr. McLellan has long been an active member of the Big Spring community. He has served on numerous boards including:
  • Big Spring Independent School District
  • Big Spring Police Academy
  • Big Spring United Way
  • Big Spring YMCA
  • Dora Roberts Rehabilitation Center
  • Economic Development Board
  • Howard College Board of Trustees
  • Rotary Club

Background & Education

Born in North Carolina, Mr. McLellan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from the University of North Carolina. He is a member of the West Texas Pharmacy Association, the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacies, and serves on the board of the Texas Independent Pharmacy Association. Mr. McLellan is also a life member of the University of North Carolina Alumni Association and the University of North Carolina Pharmacy Alumni Association. He is a licensed Pharmacist in both Texas and North Carolina. Mr. McLellan is the owner of Leonard's Pharmacies and also serves as the Pharmacy Director for the Big Spring State Hospital. Mr. McLellan is a member of the First United Methodist Church where he serves as a Lay Leader.


Mr. McLellan and his wife, Susan, have been married for thirty-six years. They have two daughters, Kim McLellan Emerson of Fredericksburg and Leslie McLellan Proctor of Austin, and four grandchildren. 

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