Chad Edwards started Longhorn in 2008 after many years of working in construction. He decided to concentrate solely on commercial roofing and has proven to be dedicated in providing cost effective, long-term solutions to clients from small re-roofs to multi-million new builds. Chad has built a stellar team because he concentrated on a healthy company culture first. Previous clients and those referred to Longhorn are consistently calling our offices, because they know and trust that Mr. Edwards will always deliver.
VP of Operations
Renee’ Urso used her logistical experience, positive energy and safety experience to build an effective operations team that focuses on delivering exceptional results for every client. Her communication skills have developed a trust with clients that many companies are incapable to match. At the same time, she has proven to give the support to team members to go above and beyond what is needed to get the job done. Renee’ is a participating member of NWIR (National Women in Roofing) and NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction).
VP of Sales
Kevin Pucetas brought unparalleled energy and a focus on recruiting talented individuals. His concentration on building relations with clients and his team members, has proven to be beyond successful. Kevin has always been competitive, from his days of professional baseball to other sales positions that he has held. His home at Longhorn is more than providing a superior brand, it is all about building the respected loyalty.
Angela Manning brought 20 years of accounting experience, along with a positive attitude and drive to encourage team work. Angela is a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) and currently has her associates degree in Applied Science in Criminal Justice and will achieve her bachelor degree of Science in Criminal Justice this year. Her drive at Longhorn is to make every customer and every vendor interaction successful.
Senior Project Manager
Jose Resendiz is beyond dedicated in providing the very best in roofing. With over 21 years of construction experience, he is passionate and detailed oriented in building, repairing, and maintaining roofs. He manages Longhorn’s service technicians, project managers, superintendents, laborers, and subcontractors with great respect. We all call Jose first when it comes to technical or equipment queries or concerns.
Luca Urso brings an extensive amount of IT knowledge as well as SEO experience. Luca has a passion for both roles and strives to make Longhorn continuously grow. Luca brings creativity and focus along with her great communication skills and organization of team members. Luca strives to continue his education and major in chemical engineering.
Alyssa Jones has brought her excellent communication and organizational skills to Longhorn. Alyssa’s customer service skills are beyond expectations. Her positivity and enthusiasm brings joy not only to our office but to each of our clients. Alyssa strives to be helpful in any area she is needed.
Ethan Franklin is originally from southeast Texas where he graduated from Northbrook High School in Houston. He currently serves as our Houston market manager and brings a wealth of sales and customer service experience to LCR. Prior to Longhorn, Ethan worked extensively in auto sales where he was highly successful. Ethan brings a highly competitive energy and attitude to his market and showcases incredible work ethic. Ethan’s team based approach is attributed to an athletics background as well. He is extremely focused on providing excellent value to our customers. Ethan is a valued member of the Longhorn sales team and his dedication to providing innovative solutions is second to none.
Douglas Gressly graduated from Wren High School in Piedmont, SC where he was an accomplished athlete. He earned a baseball scholarship to Spartanburg Methodist College in Spartanburg, SC and earned an associates degree. He has held positions in several areas of the construction industry including landscaping, fencing sales and commercial roofing. This experience has aided him in providing expert knowledge to our customer base. Doug has extensive knowledge in commercial applications and estimation. He takes great pride in helping his customers by providing cost efficient solutions and unparalleled customer service. Doug is proud to service the South Texas market where he currently resides.
Coating Crew Superintendent
Chase McCroskey hails from Piedmont, SC, graduating from Wren High School then playing baseball for Spartanburg Methodist College. Before joining Longhorn, Chase worked as a full-time firefighter for the Gantt district in Greenville, SC, and owned and operated his own fencing company. Through these experiences, Chase has developed a dedication to the job at hand, strong work ethic, and customer service expertise that serves him well in leadership and project management.