Nessa Williams joins HNTB as program manager

Former management analyst for SBCTA brings local transportation experience to the Inland Empire office

ONTARIO, Calif. (Sept. 8, 2017) – Nessa Williams has joined HNTB Corporation’s expanding Southern California team as project manager, program management. She specializes in program planning and management and will help support HNTB’s growth in California. She is based in the firm’s Ontario office. 

Williams joins HNTB after spending more than 10 years with San Bernardino County Transportation Authority. She will primarily be supporting the firm’s work on the I-10 Corridor project management and construction management contract with the SBCTA.

“Nessa’s extensive transportation experience, along with her knowledge and familiarity with the SBCTA, will considerably enhance our team’s capabilities and be a valuable asset as we continue to provide project and construction management for the I-10 Express Lanes project,” said Khalil Saba, Inland Empire office leader. “We are pleased to welcome such a talented professional to our growing team in the Inland Empire.”

With professional experience in transportation project and contract management, program management and operations, Williams has most recently been responsible for managing consulting firms working with SBCTA’s transit and rail capital projects, and facilitating projects related to local transportation improvement studies.

Williams earned a master of public administration and a bachelor of arts in public administration from California Baptist University. She is continuing her studies at the University of California, Riverside, in organizational leadership and development.

HNTB is a leading infrastructure solutions firm in the U.S., with roots to the West since beginning work on Pasadena’s Arroyo Seco Bridge in 1914, the firm’s first year of operation, and has since been involved in some of the region’s most high-profile, complex infrastructure programs.

Currently, HNTB is providing design and engineering services for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project on behalf of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority; and working with the City of Los Angeles to deliver final design and construction support services for the Sixth Street Viaduct over the Los Angeles River between downtown and Boyle Heights.

About HNTB
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and contractors. HNTB’s work in California dates back to its founding in 1914. Today, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients in California from eight office locations, currently employing more than 350 full-time professionals. With more than a century of service, HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program management and construction management. For more information, visit www.hntb.com.

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