OUR STORY

Locally owned and operated since 1983, we have grown from a small ONE-MAN irrigation contractor into one of the most skilled and trusted FULL-SERVICE irrigation, drainage, and landscape providers in Oklahoma. As one of the metro’s most established contractors, we have a long-term outlook that is priceless in our industry.

 

Our portfolio features projects of all levels of complexity and sizes which allows us the ability to ensure that we are able to meet our clients’ needs. Over three decades of quality and dependable service speaks volumes for the experience our clients can expect and deserve.

 

What truly sets us apart is our team. Their dedication to providing service to our clients, commitment to delivering exceptional work and safety above all else, and capacity for innovation and PROBLEM-SOLVING make Grooms a company with which our clients want to work.

 

Our executive officers bring a diverse set of skills and experience as well as shared vision and values to ensure we have a comprehensive perspective on company operations.

Clients

Aldi

Auto Max

Auto Zone

Bank of Oklahoma Branches

Baptist Medical Center

Bethany Public Schools

Boeing OKC GS&S Office and Lab Building

Braums

Bricktown Ballpark

Canadian Valley Technology Center

Casady School Campus and Ball Fields

Central Rural Electric Cooperative

Chesapeake Energy Campus

Cheyenne Public Schools Ball Fields

Chickasaw Nation

Choctaw Nation

Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints

City of Alva

City of Chickasha

City of Edmond

City of Nichols Hills

City of Oklahoma City

City of Woodward

City of Yukon

Crossings Christian School Campus and Ball Fields

Crossings Community Church

Cushing Public Schools Middle School

Deer Creek Public Schools Ball Fields

Devon Energy Tower

Dollar General

Edmond Public Schools

Family Dollar

Fairfax Golf Club

FBI Oklahoma Office

First Liberty Bank

Gaillardia Golf & Country Club

General Electric – Oil and Gas Technology Center

Goodwill

Hanger Clinic

Harkins Theater Bricktown

Harrah Public Schools

Hobby Lobby Head Quarters

Life Church

Loves Corporate Headquarters

MAPS 3 - Scissortail Park

Memorial Road Pet Hospital

Mercy Hospital

Midfirst Bank Head Quarters and Branches

Moore Public Schools – Southmoore High School

Myriad Gardens

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

Oklahoma Baptist University

Oklahoma City Community College

Oklahoma City County Health Department

Oklahoma City National Memorial

Oklahoma City Public Schools

Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma City Zoo

Oklahoma Department of Transportation

Oklahoma Heart Hospital

Oklahoma Publishing Company

Oklahoma State Fairgrounds

Oklahoma State University

OU Children’s Hospital

Peppers Ranch

Putnam City Public Schools

Saint Anthony’s Hospital

Sonic Corporation Head Quarters

Southern Nazarene University

State Chamber of Oklahoma Head Quarters

Tinker Air Force Base

University of Central Oklahoma

University of Oklahoma

Vance Air Force Base

Wendy’s

Will Rogers World Airport

YMCA Downtown

OFFICERS

Marty Grooms

President & Founder

Marty founded grooms irrigation company in 1983 and has been in the green industry since 1982.  Marty is the chief estimator who also manages all projects ranging in size from $95 to $4,000,000. He also oversees the day-to-day activities of the company which employs 40 full-time employees.  

 

David Pollard

Vice President

David has been in construction management since 1993.  He has overseen the successful completion of many water, wastewater, and storm water projects throughout the metro area ranging in size from $95 to $2,000,000.  He is licensed by the state of Oklahoma as a class d operator for water and wastewater.  David has completed advanced courses in computer-aided design and construction management.

IRRIGATION

Tanner Grooms

Irrigation Project Manager

Tanner is our lead irrigation designer and residential estimator. He is a skilled water conservation consultant and has received advanced training through the EPA's watersense program. Tanner started in the green industry in high school and has hands-on experience since 2000. He is a Texas licensed irrigator and is hunter certified in two-wire irrigation system design, installation, and maintenance.

 

Mark Fleming

Service Manager

Mark is a 2010 graduate of Oklahoma state university with the Bachelor of Science Degrees in business administration-finance and accounting. He has pipeline construction experience since 2005 as well as experience in construction financial management and operations including risk analysis, accounting, taxes, auditing, insurance, bonding, contracts, and human resources since 2010.

Brandon Peed

Irrigation Project Manager

Brandon has been with grooms irrigation since 2003. He started installing with our commercial crews and learned irrigation from the installer’s perspective. He has held every position on the irrigation side of grooms, and now he project manages and estimates. Brandon is a Texas licensed irrigator and has received additional training in irrigation service, water efficiency, and business development.

 

LANDSCAPE

Brian Smith

Landscape Division Manager

Brian is a 2005 graduate of oklahoma state university with degrees in marketing and business communications. He has been working in the green industry since 1996. Brian has sold and managed a variety of projects across the state ranging in price from $95 to $750,000.

 

Shelly Wolf

Landscape Designer

Shelly is a 2012 graduate of oklahoma state university with bachelors degrees in landscape architecture and landscape contracting. She has experience in landscape design and project management since 2009. She is the president-elect for the landscape management professional advisory committee at oklahoma state.

Jeff Jones

Landscape & Drainage Project Manager

Jeff is our on-staff drainage expert and he has been in the construction and green industries since 1978. He spent years in home remodeling and handling the landscapes for most of his construction clients. He has specialized skills in decks, drainage, and landscape lighting.

Matt Bowlan

Landscape Project Manager

Matt is a 2015 graduate of oklahoma state university with a bachelors degree in landscape management and a minor in business. He experience with landscaping and irrigation since 2011 spanning everything from golf courses to residential and commercial projects. His special skills include heavy machinery operation, hardscape installation, and surveying.

OFFICE

Ellen Peed

Administration & Accounts

Ellen has been with grooms since 2014. She has years of experience in audit, accounting, customer service, transportation, and scheduling. She is our main point of contact and she understands project communications play a vital role for each project’s success no matter the size.  She keeps the process simple and organized.

Liz Dawson

Accounting & Operations

Liz is a 2010 graduate of Oklahoma state university with bachelor of science degrees in design, housing, & merchandising – interior design, business administration-finance, and business administration - accounting. She has experience in construction financial management and operations including risk analysis, accounting, taxes, auditing, insurance, bonding, contracts, and human resources since 2006.

FLEET

George Percell

Fleet Manager

George is our has been with grooms since 2011. He has been a mechanic since 1998 and a metal fabricator since 2008. He keeps us up and running - maintaining and diagnosing all our equipment and vehicles. He is self-taught, passionate, and driven.

SAFETY

Our highest priority is the safety of our employees and clients.  All of our employees must go through OSHA 10 Certification.  Select foremen have certified first aid training and OSHA 30 Certification.  Weekly safety meetings serve as refreshers on the dangers present on a job site and how to avoid them.