San diego human resources consulting




We exist to serve you. Responsiveness is one of our strongest qualities. Whether we are providing Human Resources support, staffing your organization with top quality candidates, or keeping your construction projects in compliance, you will feel as if we are part of your team, right there next to you every step of the way.

human resources basics




We understand the complexities and challenges of running a business – we’re running one ourselves – so we take the complicated, ever-changing, challenging activities associated with having personnel and, well, make them simple!

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Being responsive and simple doesn’t mean a thing if the work product is not on-time and accurate.  Therefore, we work until the job is done and done right!


Carmen Whiting Payroll and Labor Compliance specialist


San Diego native Carmen studied Business Administration at UC Riverside, and has since gained 20 years’ Labor Compliance and Payroll experience. Carmen’s expertise is vital to providing our clients top-notch service spanning everything from building programs for general contractors, assisting with prevailing wage requirements, full-cycle payroll consulting, to process implementations. Our clients appreciate Carmen’s commitment, thoroughness, sense of ownership, and strong communication skills. When not being a Labor Compliance/Payroll guru, Carmen loves spending time with her family – she enjoys boating, camping, and coaching sports.


Nancy Erickson, SHPR, SHRM-SCP, Human Resources Specialist


Nancy also a native to San Diego holds her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management, a Certificate in Human Resources Management, and is both a Senior Professional of Human Resources (SPHR) and Society of Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). Nancy brings to TPPS 17 years of progressive Human Resources experience. Nancy enjoys navigating clients through the complex and sometimes scary world of employment while helping to simplify compliance, mitigate risk,  and create strategic and sustainable policies, procedures, and best practices. When not working, which is rare, Nancy enjoys spending time with her dogs, volunteering for German Shepherd Rescue, and being outdoors with friends and family.


Human Resources Business Partner


Christian is a customer service professional at his core. His experience prior to TPPS includes stints in higher education, non-profits, the service industry, and coffee. He has over 3 years' experience in Human Resources in various settings with a focus on recruiting, onboarding, performance management, training, and process development. Christian enjoys supporting employees in the work place while also helping to ensure practices align with organizational goals and values. A great listener, Christian places a priority in understanding client needs to offer up solutions that are both efficient and effective. Christian earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science at UCSB (Go Gauchos!), a Master's degree in Organizational Development and Leadership at Fielding Graduate University, and is a Society of Human Resources Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP). In his free time Christian enjoys cooking, walking his dog Charlie, traveling, geeking out on comics, and hanging out with friends and family.   


Jeanette earned her Master’s Degree from Cal State Northridge in Learning Handicaps; in 2016 Jeanett


Jeanette earned her Master’s Degree from Cal State Northridge in Learning Handicaps; in 2016 Jeanette made a career change and became certified in Prevailing Wage and Labor Compliance.  At TPPS, she provides Labor Compliance services for Public Works Construction projects. Jeanette prides herself in being very hands-on, and she is appreciated by clients for her thoroughness and approachability. Jeanette is very adventurous – she has accomplished hiking Mt. Whitney, the highest peak in CA, and is a skilled kickboxer!



Discrete human resources consulting services

We don’t consult and tell. Our client’s confidentiality is top priority. We do however provide references upon request from current clients, past clients, and trusted industry partners.