HI. WE’RE FAMILY ARMORY.
Nice to meet you.
Tony Grijalva Jr.Member-Manager, Back End Development
Our owner is a 1995 graduate from Permian High School in Odessa, TX and a 1999 graduate from from the University of Dallas in Irving, TX. Following college, he spent the next several years working for his father in Odessa while attending evening graduate classes at UTPB before branching out to create Family Armory with the help of the Small Business Development Center at UTPB.
Courtney GrijalvaMember-Manager, Front End Development
Our co-owner taught preschool for close to 10 years and is a former black belt student and instructor of Tukong Martial Arts, and believes that everyone needs to acquire the skills and confidence necessary for self-defense. She can be found on the range and on the retail floor assisting customers and answering questions with a cheerful smile.
Tessa HandlinManager; Customer Service
Tessa attended Angelo State University before joining our family in early 2016. As a part of managing front end operation, she assists customers and ensures everyone has a positive experience.
Christina GarciaManager; Customer Service
Christina hails from El Paso, TX and joined our family in May 2017.
Nichole JohnsonSales Associate; Customer Service
With a quick wit and a snappy sense of humor, Nicole makes all of our customers feel like they’re at home. She joined our family in August of 2017 and currently attends Odessa College.
Emily VasquezSales Associate; Customer Service
Emily is a graduate of Oklahoma Panhandle State University and a former manager of one of most popular restaurants in Guymon, OK. Even though she has a full-time job elsewhere, she spends time with us because she loves the environment, people, and customers.
Rudy RodriquezSales Associate; Customer Service
Rudy was once a manager for a local pizza restaurant and currently holds full-time employment elsewhere. But his passion for firearms and the good vibes at Family Armory bring him in on the holidays and weekends.
Byronn RamosSales Associate; Customer Service
Byronn can be found on the retail floor during most weekends answering questions about firearms and various hardware configurations. Although he has full time employment elsewhere, he enjoys spending time at the range interacting with customers and enjoying a little shooting time himself.
Elizabeth SouzaSales Associate; Customer Service
Elizabeth joined our family in November ’17. She can be found behind a register and out on the retail floor helping customers. When she’s not at the range, she’s attending UTPB as part of the softball team while working toward a mechanical engineering degree.