The Vara Team

Vara started as a design challenge to re-imagine the way firearm safety is used. But after meeting gun owners from all across the U.S., this project became a mission for the people who care about protection.


Timmy Oh: Founder and CEO

Design/ Business Strategy
Previous Work: Defense Industry
1st Handgun: SA 1911 Range Officer


Christine Tate: COO

Finance/ Operations Strategy
Previous Work: Investment / Mfg
1st Handgun: Ruger LC9-S Pro


Jorel Lalicki: CTO

Engineering/Tech Strategy
Previous Work: Biomedical Devices  
1st Handgun: PO 1911 Expert

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