Here at HomeTeam, we don't offer anything but the best service in the industry, and that mentality translates directly to the ongoing support that you will receive as you build your business.  Our premier franchise support staff will have one focus at all times, your success! 


Our support staff hails from many different backgrounds, but all of them bring a unique perspective to your startup and success. From international tech giants and large corporations to CPA firms and small startups, but the key is that most of them have owned or currently own their own business. 

Your Team


Adam Long

Adam is the President of HomeTeam.  He has been with HomeTeam for over 15 years and has an extensive technology and marketing background.  Adam is a results-oriented leader that implements the strategic vision for HomeTeam. He is committed to the growth of the company and focuses his efforts on developing new opportunities and strengthening relationships with regional and national partners.


Buddy Stark

Buddy is the Vice President of Franchise Operations.  He came to HomeTeam as a top-producing Sales Manager for a large international firm. Buddy applies his experience daily as he works closely with new owners to help ensure they are prepared to start their business as quickly as possible.  His duties include  training new owners, planning, and executing our day-to-day operations.  Buddy quickly becomes a great resource for new HomeTeam owners.


Matt Cook

Matt is the Franchise Development Manager.  He comes from the printing and advertising industry and spent quite a few years in sales and management roles helping customers enhance their small business.  Now, Matt translates those years of experience into coaching and building up our new owners across the country. Additionally, Matt is responsible for bringing on the "right" owners for HomeTeam's continued growth and dominance.


Krista Rice

Krista is the FrontOffice Support Manager.  Krista joined HomeTeam in 2016 and her customer service background and years of Contact Center management experience led to Krista's promotion to FrontOffice Manager in 2018.  Since then, her main goal has been to coach and develop the FrontOffice team to possess the knowledge, skillsets, and professionalism needed to support our Franchisees from day one.


Taylor Martin

Taylor is the Marketing Manager for HomeTeam.  For the last five years, Taylor has been an integral part of our marketing department and has had a lot to do with the rapid growth of our brand awareness on the national stage.  Taylor has a degree in Marketing and Visual Communication Design from Northern Kentucky University and looks forward to coming to work everyday to help our Franchisees completely dominate their local market.


Chris Zimmerman

Chris supports franchisees and helps coach them through the different stages of business ownership. Chris has owned and run multiple businesses and has a strong background in sales, business operations and staffing. He has experienced firsthand what business owners go through on a daily basis and does a great job translating his experience to the success of HomeTeam franchisees.


Sara Pettit

Sara has been with HomeTeam since 2012. As HomeTeam’s Paralegal, she provides legal support to our franchises. She has extensive experience in franchise law, corporate law, contract law, intellectual property law, and home inspection regulation and litigation. She and her husband also own two successful small businesses.  Her business experience, in conjunction with her legal experience, provides considerable value to the franchises.