…After 18 years, we continue to forge into our Bumpers, Guards, Headache Racks, and Step Products, the most crucial component responsible for our success; our American Values. Unquestionably, they are solely responsible for why so many truck owners around the world, feel we construct the toughest, safest, most innovative, and best looking bumpers around…The Pratka Brothers




Brent Pratka

Brent Pratka

CEO of Tough Country


Started building bumpers for himself and his friends while at Texas A&M. Started TC after graduating in 1998.




Kurt Pratka

Kurt Pratka

President of Tough Country


Joined Tough Country in 2000 after college. Passionate outdoorsman and off road enthusiast.


Danielle Pratka

Danielle Pratka

Senior Administrative Director


Graduated from Texas A&M. Married Kurt in 2011.


Mikey Morales

Michael Morales

General Sales Manager


Enjoys spending time with this wife and family. Diehard Dallas Cowboys fan.


Kathy Socha

Kathy Socha

Office Manager


Loves spending time with her family and baking.



Mike Rodriquez

Mike Rodriquez

General Manager at Tough Country Outfitters


Avid outdoorsman and fisherman.


Reggie Barnes

Reggie Barnes

Wholesale Sales


Been with Tough Country 10 years. 20 years experience in the aftermarket industry. Steelers Fan.


Kayla Ammann

Kayla Ammann

Wholesale Sales



AJ Guel

AJ Guel

Creative Director


Resident country music singer around the Tough Country campfire. Graduate of Texas State University.


Samara Aguirre

Samara Aguirre

Administrative Assistant




Tony Brooks

Tony Brooks

General Manager


Has been working in sales since high school for major name companies Practices the art of “Poi” fire spinning as a hobby and enjoys spending time with his family.


Zach Johnson

Zach Johnson

Director of Business Development


Off Road enthusiast. 15 years experience in aftermarket industry.


Nick Avendano

Nick Avendano

Production Manager


Been with Tough Country for 13 years.


Lee Vasquez

Lee Vasquez

Shipping Manager


Been with TC for 10 years. Plays the drums and enjoys BBQ’ing on his time off.


Matt Montalvo

Installation Manager / Sales
at Tough Country Outfitters



Jessica Cantu

Jessica Cantu

Human Resources



Jennifer Gutierez

Jennifer Gutierrez

Accounts Payable