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Computer problems can cripple a business and ruin a perfectly good day! Give us a call and let us help! We have two great locations to better serve you.

Opelika (334) 750-7832
Lake Charles (337) 990-1094

About McLAN Computing

McLAN Computing provides Lake Charles and Opelika a complete line of networking and technology services. Give us a call and let us help you solve your computer or networking issues. We offer services for home or business. Great service at an afforable price!

Curtis McBroom, Rick and Karen Lanier are all veterans of the United States Navy and have over 25 years of software and website development, and computer repair experience. We are committed to providing professional, easy to maintain information technology systems and IT solutions that meet your needs at a price you can afford. As small business owners, we understand cash flows and budget constraints. Together as a team, we can achieve your technology goals at the price that is right for you!


Karen Lanier is a U.S. Navy veteran with over 21 years of active duty service. At the top of her career, Karen served as Manager of several different small, medium, and large-scaled food service and dining facilities around the world. As such, she accumulated years of hand-on experience in garnering valuable customer/client relationships, high-volume production management techniques, and the use of IT equipment and processes as a tool across the business enterprise.

Karen is highly proficient in the various software used to assist business managers in federal and state employee work-hour accounting, earnings and withholding requirements, and financial accounting for business applications and personal use.


Rick Lanier is a U.S. Navy veteran with over 28 years of active duty service where he garnered valuable experience in project management featuring the deployment of audio/video surveillance, microwave/sonic/infrared and other emerging sensor technology solutions for use in the administration and physical security measures of high-value/sensitive inventories.

After retirement from the Navy, Rick graduated from Auburn University earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems Management with an emphasis on Network configuration. Rick is a detailed-oriented systems analyst and designer, and is well versed in the various processes used to build, fix, synchronize, and stabilize computer applications.

As a certified Hootsuite Professional, Rick is very knowledgeable in the various uses and optimization of social media as a marketing tool within the business structure, or simply for personal use.


Curtis McBroom has over 20 years of extensive intranet and internet site development experience. He is a veteran, with 23 years of military service in the U.S. Navy Submarine Force, where he retired as a Lieutenant Commander with 10 years enlisted service and 13 years commissioned. He personally developed an impressive 2200+ page website for use by U.S. Navy submarine crews to manage all personnel, training, and qualification information. This site has been in use for over 10 years. Program languages include: html, shtml, dhtml, java, javascript, vbscript, asp, asp.net, php, vb, and vb.net.

Curtis is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and has a vast background in systems management and hardware maintenance. He currently manages numerous small networks and has been responsible for networks as large as 8000+ users.