Meet Our Team

Team Members

Chad Edwards President and CEO

Chad Edwards – CEO

Chad Edwards started Longhorn in 2008 after many years in the construction industry. He decided to concentrate solely on commercial roofing and is dedicated to providing cost-effective, warranted solutions to clients from roof restoration to multi-million dollar new construction projects. Chad has built a stellar team because he concentrated on healthy company culture.  Previous clients and those referred to Longhorn consistently call our corporate office as they know and trust that Mr. Edwards is guaranteed to deliver.


Renee Urso COO

Renee’ Urso – COO

Renee’ Urso used her logistical experience and positive energy 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).


Shane Jones Director of Service

Shane Jones – Director of Service

Shane Jones has been roofing for over 12 years, specifically growing companies through superior customer service and standing behind the work performed. Shane focuses on strong attention to company culture, ensuring successful growth through positive leadership and maintaining great customer relationships. Shane is fun, energetic, family oriented, and a wonderful coworker!


Jo Fried Market Manager

Jo Fried – Market Manager

Jo Fried comes to Longhorn with over Twelve years in the roofing industry.  His concentration on growing a territory through relationships and customer service has been beyond successful. Jo is Davit and Anchor certified with ROOFTOP Anchor. Highly accomplished in strategic planning, team building, and training, knowledge of all systems from shingle to 4 ply BUR. “Passionate and dedicated to my customer. Always something to learn and always glad to be here.”


Todd Farr – Market Manager

Todd Farr  has a wealth of knowledge and experience, in a multitude of market sectors, including commercial and residential roofing, commercial real estate/title, commercial insurance/claims process, and automotive manufacturing. He has helped hundreds of policyholders and property owners protect their investments. Todd’s motto is, “If we always do right by our clients, then everything takes care of itself.”


Jose Resendiz Senior Project Manager

Jose Resendiz – 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 Service Coordinator

Luca Urso – Service Coordinator

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 his great communication skills and organization of team members.


alyssa jones Accounting and Human Resources Coordinator

Alyssa Jones – Executive Assistant

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.


carlos resendiz Coating Crew Superintendent

Carlos Resendiz – Coating Crew Superintendent


Aurelio Martinez Dumpster and Equipment Superintendent

Aurelio Martinez – Dumpster and Equipment Superintendent