Tony Grijalva is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at G&A Partners, a Houston-based HR and administrative services company that manages human resources, benefits, payroll, accounting and risk management services for G&A's clients throughout Texas, and provides services to more than 50,000 employees statewide.
Beyond his leadership roles with G&A, Tony is an active member of the Houston business community and heavily involved in numerous civic endeavors. He is the Chairman Emeritus of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, former Director with the Center for Houston's Future and currently serves on the boards of the Greater Houston Partnership, Houston Technology Center, Christus Foundation for Health Care and the Texas Executive Business Council. Tony has been recognized in Houston for his commitment and contributions to the local Hispanic community; in 2006 he was named the Entrepreneur of the Year at the Houston Hispanic Chamber of
Commerce Triunfando Awards, and in 2012 Hispanic Business Magazine named him among the top 50 most influential Hispanic leaders in the country.
Tony was also named a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in both 2011 and 2014.
Tony is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society and the Houston chapter of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. He received a Bachelor's of Science in business administration from Roosevelt University in Chicago, and has taken numerous specialized courses, among them Corporate Governance at the Harvard Businesses School.
Tony and his wife Magdalena have three children and six grandchildren.