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 size which allows us the ability to ensure that we are able to meet our clients’ needs. Over three decades of quality and dependable service speak 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 50 full-time employees.  

 

Tanner Grooms
Vice President, Irrigaton Manager & Safety Manager

Tanner is our lead irrigation designer and residential estimator. He is a skilled water conservation consultant. 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.

Brandon Peed
Vice President & Irrigation Manager

Brandon has been with Grooms 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 project manages and estimates. Brandon has received additional training in irrigation service, water efficiency, and business development.

 

Brian Smith
Vice President & Landscape Divison Manager

Brian has been with Grooms since 2015. He 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 size from $95 to $1,500,000.

 

LANDSCAPE

Jeff Jones

Landscape & Drainage Project Manager

Jeff is our on-staff drainage expert since 2007, and he has experience in both 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.

Kelcyn Griffith
Landscape Assistant Manager

Kelcyn is a 2013 graduate of Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Arts – Psychology degree. He has been in the green industry since 2015, joining Grooms in 2018, and has extensive experience in heavy equipment operation and hardscape installation.

Shelly Conover
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, joining Grooms in 2016. 

IRRIGATION

Ray Robinson
Service Manager

Ray has been with Grooms since 2011. He started on the commercial install side and switched to service in 2017. He became Service Manager in 2019, project managing and estimating jobs ranging from $95 to $20,000.  He has received training in irrigation service, fusion, water efficiency, first aid, and holds an OSHA 30 Hour certification

OFFICE

Liz Dawson

Accounting & Operations

Liz has been with Grooms since 2013 and 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.

Chrissy Fahey
Accounting & Operations

Chrissy is a 2013 Graduate of The University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science. After working with Adults & Juveniles for 5 years she moved into working with the USDOT at the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration. She joined Grooms in January of 2020 and assists with our Accounting & Operations Department and Service Department.

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.

Dira Cordova
Administration & Accounts

Dira has been with Grooms since 2020. She has a varied background including 4 years in construction administration, 12 years of customer service, and 10 years of scheduling. She also has bilingual command of English and Spanish. She is one of the friendly voices that will likely greet you when you call the Grooms Office.

FLEET

George Percell

Fleet Manager

George 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.

Bill Pickle
Shop Manager

Bill Pickle joined Grooms in 2019. He retired from the State of Oklahoma after 39 years and spent his last 20 years taking care of the OSBI Fleet. He managed a 6000 sq ft facility garage where he made repairs and installed Emergency Equipment in Investigative Vehicles. He attended the FBI Academy in Quantico, VA, and he was a 2007 OSBI Employee of the Year as well as runner up for several years. He works with our Fleet Manager routinely to keep the shop running in a productive manner.

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.