Matt Nelson

President & COO

Matt Nelson, President & Chief Operations Officer of Sprig Electric, is responsible for overseeing the company’s corporate operations and locations, ranging from Sprig’s headquarters in San Jose to its regional offices in San Francisco and Livermore. Matt brings more than 20 years of executive experience to the position, offering in-depth expertise in daily operations and project management. A veteran of the electrical construction industry for over 25 years, Nelson links all corporate initiatives into Sprig’s overall business strategy.

Before being named President and Chief Operations Officer, Matt served in several project management roles at Sprig Electric, beginning his career as a Project Manager, and advancing to Senior Project Manager, Group Executive, Vice President and Chief Project Management Officer. He has worked on many key projects across several sectors, including those for LinkedIn, Samsung, and Stanford University.


  • In The Industry Since 1993
  • With Sprig Electric Since 2001


  • Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo – Bachelor of Science, Business Administration
  • Member, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)
  • United States Navy Veteran