OUR CEO/Founder

Lou Rodriguez – CEO/Founder 

Lou Rodriguez is the CEO and founder of Rodriguez Consulting, LLC (Rodriguez), an award-winning professional engineering and land surveying firm which he founded in 2007. With a bachelor of science degree in Civil Engineering from Widener University, Lou provides a unique combination of civil engineering and information technology experience in both the public and private sectors. Lou is a professional civil engineer (PA and NJ) with over 25 years of experience, primarily focused on water infrastructure and geographic information systems (GIS). Prior to forming Rodriguez, Lou worked at the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) as a civil engineer in its Design Branch and eventually became the Department's first GIS Program Manager.  

Lou has led Rodriguez Consulting from a start-up company based in his house to a firm that has received direct contracts with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Maryland Air National Guard, Atlantic City Sewerage Company, Philadelphia Water Department, Philadelphia Zoo, Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC), South Jersey Transportation Planning Organization (SJTPO), and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC).  Lou was honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal as a 2017 Power 100.

Lou is passionate about small business and community and serves on the following boards:
Lou lives with his wife Nicole and their son Louis, III and daughter Marissa in Gloucester County, NJ.  Lou is a health and wellness enthusiast and enjoys taking part in various fitness activities including: crossfit, running, hiking, and mountain biking. Lou has competed in 18 marathons and countless other distance races across the USA.