Meet Our Team

Our team offers firsthand experience designing, building, and operating healthcare, research and higher education  facilities.  Our expertise, leadership, and knowledge add measurable value at every step of the process.  We invite you to meet our team:

Executive Leadership

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Jay Hornung, ACHE, CHFM

President and CEO

Jay offers over twenty-five years of experience in the AEC industry and provides strategic leadership for the firm.

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Scott Didonato

Senior Vice President, Operations

Scott brings experience from both the design and construction perspective to his role as Senior Vice President for Operations.

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John Longo

Vice President, Business Development

John brings over twenty years of experience in business development and customer relationship management to his role as Vice President of Business Development.

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Karl Reitz

Vice President, Finance

Karl is a finance leader with a demonstrated history of working for private equity backed companies.

Service Line Leadership

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Jennifer Cowel, RN, MHSA

President, Regulatory / Accreditation Services

Jennifer brings seventeen years of experience with The Joint Commission to her role as President of HBS’s Regulatory and Accreditation service line.

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Hilda Flores Nering, RN, MSN

Vice President, Transition Planning Services

Hilda brings the experience she has gained managing the transition planning process for over 7,000,000 SF of projects.

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Bob Nimon

Senior Vice President, Equipment Planning Service Line

Bob brings over thirty years in health care consulting and hospital operations experience.

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Kevin Monaghan, Associate AIA

Vice President, Facility Activation and Logistics Service Line

With a background as an Architect and Owner’s Representative, Kevin brings both the client and architect’s perspective to projects.