NHPS is focused on being the Owner’s Advocate. Our experienced, collaborative team offers program management, project management and construction management services to clients throughout California.

NHPS brings over 27 years of industry experience to every assignment. We bring unique insight, from out considerable knowledge of pre-construction and construction of large scale projects. Our extensive General Contracting background provides a thorough, “hands on” understanding of all of the moving parts, which helps ensure a successful project.

The NHPS team excels at adeptly guiding Clients through the sometimes complicated and challenging process of Program, Project and Construction Management, while staying on schedule, within budget and delivering the Client’s Vision. Well educated in various delivery models, they match the Client’s needs with the best option for their specific program.

When you choose NHPS, you are selecting a project Partner, who works diligently on your behalf. The team brings the following to every assignment:

Principal Involvement
Expansive Network of Trusted Industry Relationships
Collaborative, Team Oriented Approach
NHPS will assemble a strong, highly qualified team for your project, that delivers outstanding results.

Bruce Nelson


Bruce Nelson is the CEO of NHPS and has over 28 years of experience in planning, project and construction management. Nelson has held various positions in the construction industry including Project Manager, Project Executive, Operations Manager, Vice President, Preconstruction Director and General Manager. This wide variety of construction industry expertise from both a contractors’ and owners’ perspective enables Bruce to provide exceptional service and deliver first rate solutions to his clients.

Prior to forming NHPS, Bruce was Vice President of Business Development for McCarthy Building Companies, Southern California.  He also previously worked for Turner Construction as Operations Manager for Healthcare Southern California.

His background includes a depth of healthcare experience, including OSHPD hospital facilities, surgery centers and long-term acute care facilities. Bruce has also managed projects for education, government and corporate facilities, as well as for commercial, retail and development clients.  His past service in the United States Air Force has facilitated NHPS’s status as a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB.)

Bruce’s considerable knowledge of project development and construction management led him to participate in various industry conferences as a highly regarded keynote speaker, as well as contribute to numerous prestigious business publications.


South Florida School of Construction, General Contractor Curriculum
Former Sergeant in United States Air Force (USAF)
USAF-NCO Management Training School, Biloxi, Mississippi
Second & Third Level Certificate for Achievement for Personnel Management & Supervision
E-Myth Academy, Holt Marketing Saginaw, Michigan
OSHA 30-Hour Certification
OSHPD IOR Training
ASHE Construction Certification


American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), Member
Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), Member
American Institute Architects (AIA), L.A. Chapter, Member
Construction Management Association of America, (CMAA), Member
HOAG 552 Club, Member

Matt Stewart

Matt Stewart


Matt Stewart is the president of NelsonHC Inc., the general contracting arm of NelsonHPS. Matt has been managing construction projects and teams since 1995 and has completed nearly 8 million square feet of technical facilities with construction costs in excess of $400 Million. His background involves not only implementing projects as a general contractor but also as a design lead and construction manager.

Matt has experience with a wide range of technical construction types including data centers, central plant upgrades, hospitals, laboratories, central plant upgrades, data centers and design/build. This experience enabled him to develop an in-depth, technical understanding of complex MEP systems and the means and methods necessary to modify them without interruption to our client’s operations. Matt provides executive oversight and special project management where his expertise is required. .

The Nelson HPS Team


Marc Howell

Project Director


Michael Wiggins

Construction/Program Manager


Ryan Vandandaigue

Field Superintendent
Andrew Lombardo

Andrew Lombardo

Project Manager

Eliu Moab Sarabia

Eliu Moab Sarabia

Project Manager

Eliu Moab Sarabia

Eric Laurin

Construction Manager