Meet the dedicated team at
Justified Performance was a vision that began many years ago in the family driveway. We started out building hot rods and 4x4s, and the passion for the engineering behind our builds led us to where we are today.
We now serve all industries that require precision metal manufacturing, ranging from Energy and Technology to industrial and commercial sheet metal products, we are the one stop shop for custom metal fabrication.
Founder - Bobby Williams
Growing up in the auto industry it was a natural and easy transition into Hot Rods for the Williams boys. Bobby and his brother started their own Hot Rod shop after working years for their Dad in his dealerships. Bobby and his wife Rhonda, started taking their 3 kids to Hot August Nights, Drag Races, Car Shows, and Classic Car Auctions while they were still in strollers! Now, 20 years later, Tommy is the President of Justified, seems very natural, and having the family business continue is a dream come true.
Meet Our President, Thomas Williams
Justified Performance got its start in Tommy’s driveway, building and flipping cars for the love of it. His family has been in the auto industry for three generations, so cars are in his blood. Tommy's first build while he was a senior in high school, was a 1969 Plymouth GTX 440 six pack car. As a self-taught mechanic and fabricator, he’s a passionate engineer and believes that hard work is the best way to get the job done. Tommy graduated college with two degrees and had plans to attend medical school to be a neurosurgeon, his plans shifted as he joined his Dad after college to run Justified Performance. Justified has grown so fast and his passion in the Manufacturing and Hot rod Industries has motivated Tommy to pursue building Justified into a industry leader with his team.
Justin Presson - Shop Foreman
Justin is a self taught fabricator, automotive painter, and mechanic with a diverse skillset. He developed his passion for hot rods from his father who began teaching him about building cars when he was 10 years old. Justin has a vast knowledge and experience in the car industry and thoroughly enjoys the creative process and meeting clients expectations. - Favorite Car " Any one I get my hands on"
Ross Williams - Laser Operator
Ross has been working on vehicles since he was 12. He started by washing cars and quickly moved up to become the most recommended mechanics in the West. By the age of 21 he won #1 Service Manager in the nation. After moving to Justified Performance, he helps with everything, but, is the designated laser operator.
Halle Williams - Operations & Production Planning
Halle is our operations and production planner here at Justified who also oversees our social media and produces our video series. Halle is inspired by her older Brother Tommy who is the President of Justified Performance and enjoys being apart of the family business. She is invested in learning the ins and outs of running a business and aspires to continue to have a growing role in the company.
John Ornelas - Hot Rod Shop Tech
John was born in Oakland, CA where his dad owned and operated an auto body shop. John started sanding, masking, and priming cars at the early age of 9 years old. His family moved to Auburn, CA when John was 13. John continued to help his dad in the body and repair shop and graduated high school in 1992. John Continued working with his dad until 2002 when he passed. John supported his family by working in construction as well as becoming a master technician in auto mechanics. His passion is his wife and 3 children. They keep him motivated. John enjoys his work at Justified Performance and takes great pride in his work. He feels that it is not only Justified's name, but his name on a product and is committed and dedicated to being part of the team at Justified.
Nick Montano - Shop Assistant
With his passion for creating and obsession for working with his hands, Nick hopes to build his skills and help Justified Performance grow. He doesn't come from a fabrication or hot-rod background, however he has been growing his painting and artistic skills over the past few years and looks forward to helping the Justified Performance Hot-rod shop.
Casey Powell - Shop Assistant
Casey is from Rocklin, CA. His interest in fabrication began in high school, taking every shop class available. In college, he studied welding sciences, automotive repair, and theory. Being brought aboard Justified has given him a chance to hone his skills in a fun, and fast paced environment. With practice and learning, he hopes to contribute his time the world of hot rods and metal fabrication.
Aaron Grandy - Hot Rod Shop Tech/Fabricator
Aaron has been in the auto industry for over a decade. He enjoys riding motorcycles, spending time taking his motor home to the coast, and working on old cars, even in his off time. He was inspired in his youth to work on hot rods, and taught himself how to build from the ground up and built his very first car. Aaron and his wife have traveled all over the world, and his favorite place he's been to is the Bahamas. His son graduates from Boise State this year, and Aaron could not be more proud!