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The Team

GEI Painting is a North Carolina Corporation specializing in paint, vinyl wall coverings, Microbicidal Coating, epoxy coating, and textured coatings.
We have been in business since 2000, and our management team has more than 20 years of combined experience.
Get to know our leaders here:

John McClelland

Partner, Estimator & Project Manager
John is a senior project manager with 20 years of management experience and 22 years of painting and product experience. He holds many certifications including as an Epoxy installer, Quartz installer and Microbicidal installer. John is also EPA Lead Renovator Certified. On the side, John is also a North Carolina real estate broker (license # 288101). He studied finance at Campbell University.

M. Allen Hair, II

Partner & Business Manager
Allen has specialized in analyzing and valuing commercial real estate since 1991. He is a North Carolina licenses general real estate appraiser (license #238), an MAI commercial real estate appraiser, and a North Carolina real estate broker (license #93654). Allen holds a bachelor's degree in Forestry. He graduated manga cum laude.

Jesus Sandoval

Partner & Operation Manager
Jesus has more than 17 years of experience with spray techniques, brush, textured walls and popcorn ceilings. He is the company's Senior Operations Manager specializing in a variety of paint products, including oil based, epoxy, and latex. Jesus has managed residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial projects.