20 under 40: Holly Alonzo
June 25, 2011 at 1:25 a.m.
Name: Holly Alonzo
City of residence: Victoria, but grew up in Yoakum
Family: Husband, Silvano Alonzo; son, Andrew Alonzo, 5; daughter, Emma Alonzo, 2 weeks
Occupation/Business name: Chief operations officer Tochril Inc. (Health Force Home Health Care)
Why she was nominated: She began working as a teenager at her grandfather's restaurant. At 19, she became manager of Family Dollar and by 21, she was the Level II Team Leader at Target. She now oversees Tochril Incorporated: Health Force Home Health Care, Health Force Outpatient Pediatric Rehabilitation Facility and Health Force Medical Staff Relief. The business has about 100 employees.
What does success look like to you:
Just being happy in what I do in work and in family. There has to be a health balance. I just try realistic short-term goals of being successful and providing for our family. I started off by finding a good job and wanting to complete my education. Just going with the flow.