24-hr icon


Meet UDR

We are a team of specialists and industry veterans with one driving purpose: protect and support the property owner above all else.

Our team is quietly redefining Disaster Recovery Services, having successfully facilitated recovery teams to help thousands of corporations, governmental agencies, and private business owners rebuild and restore their damaged properties.

Meet the driving force behind our renowned services.

Leadership Team

Pete S. Scaffidi


Insight: Leads team of operational experts by overseeing company alignment for optimal client delivery.  Develops our talent and creates a culture of excellence.


  • Unified founder
  • 35 years of Mitigation, Restoration, Construction and Services industry
  • Lead large-scale cross-functional teams in assessing large loss requirements
  • Extensive enterprise project plans, reconstruct and tenant improvement experience
  • Hands-on top to bottom leadership
  • Embodies the can & will do culture of the company

Fun: Married to an amazing woman for over 30 years, raised with 8 sisters, Go Bulls and Da Bears, grill master, fishes when he can, big country music fan.

Todd Brown


Insight: Head of Finance and Accounting for Unified. The Finance group provides management, administration, analysis, reporting, and recommendations for all fiscal operations of the company.


  • Ernst & Young LLP
  • Commercial Construction & Development
  • Residential Construction & Development
  • Small, Mid, Fortune 500 & Startup
  • International Experience
  • Certified Personal Accountant

Fun: Married for 17 years with 4 kids, Golden Domer, Sun Devil, Go Big Red, closet Accountant, Visca Barca, Beach – Comer, weekend chef, channel surfer, sports nut.

Jody Franklin


Insight: Leader of Finance and Accounting for Unified.  Jody’s team provides operational excellence across functional disciplines to support company success.


  • 13 years Finance/Accounting, Construction, Purchasing, and Manufacturing industry
  • Commercial Construction
  • Small, Mid, Fortune 500
  • AAFP member

Fun: University of Phoenix graduate, married with 4 kids – 2 currently serving in the Marines & the Navy – Cardinals fan, RV camper, wine sommelier, weekend chef specializing in Italian cuisine – always looking for new recipes, loves to travel.


Emily Sweillam

Director of Marketing

Insight: The public voice and spirit of Unified. Responsible for driving “people to people” marketing and creating conversations with executives through fresh and relevant content.


  • Over 10 years in the Marketing and Advertising industry
  • Content marketing expert
  • Copywriter and messaging strategist
  • Established and grew several marketing departments from the ground up

Fun: People first, love of reading, never stop learning, blessed with an amazing family, ex-gymnast, nothing better than the beach.


Ron Suchan

SVP of Sales

Insight: Responsible for leading the family of Unified Sales Teams by delivering a truly comprehensive disaster resource service solution.


  • 25 years of Sales & Marketing Strategy from start-up to fortune 500
  • Builder and leader of sales teams via coaching and mentoring
  • Industries of success include IT, Financial Services & Food Service
  • Proficient in maximizing customer delight through communication, client-centric processes, and improved operations

Fun: Family hikes and meals are the best.  Big time home Do it ‘Yourselfer’.  Love California wine tasting, working out, and animated fire pit conversations with friends and family.  Lambeau proud!

Core Team


Pete Scaffidi III

Operations Manager

Ray Keech

Mitigation & Restoration Director

Ginny Bruni

Talent Development Director

Cory Hansen

Cory Hansen

Senior Mitigation and Restoration Project Manager
located in Illinois

Kyle Keegan

Kyle Keegan

Senior Mitigation and Restoration Project Manager
located in Colorado