Our CEO/Founder

Lou Rodriguez, P.E. - 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 30 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 is passionate about regional economic development, workforce development, and educational equity.  He serves as the Board Chair of the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Trustee with Widener University.  Lou recently created Rodriguez University, a workforce development and training initiative that is focused on providing the necessary skills and promoting careers in infrastructure at all levels and in every community.

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.