Farallon Consulting, L.L.C., a West Coast leader in environmental and engineering consulting, announces the appointment of Steffran Neff to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer. Neff will oversee Farallon’s day-to-day business operations and strategic initiatives to support growth and define the future of Farallon.

“This announcement demonstrates our commitment to leadership and overall executive support that is needed as the firm scales and grows,” said Farallon Chief Executive Officer Amy Essig Desai. “I’m thrilled to have Steffran joining Farallon and expanding our leadership team. We are well-positioned to continue down a path of strong growth and to accomplish our goals for 2021 and beyond.”

Neff’s career spans the environmental and engineering consulting industries, where she has been a proven leader in developing and motivating collaborative teams. With strong skills in negotiation, facilitation, communication, and business decision support, she is well-versed in both thinking strategically and implementing tactics. She holds a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

“This is an important period in Farallon’s growth, and I am honored to work with our talented and agile team to build on our strong momentum,” said Neff. “We will strengthen and improve our existing business processes to achieve our mission of providing our clients with creative, sustainable solutions. Looking ahead, we want a foundation for sustained, profitable growth. Our unwavering commitment to our clients and the environment will continue to propel us forward.”

Farallon Consulting, L.L.C. is a 100 percent employee-owned environmental and engineering consulting firm founded in 1998, with headquarters in Issaquah, Washington. Services include environmental due diligence, construction and development support, stormwater and environmental compliance, sediment cleanup, engineering design and cleanup, vapor intrusion investigation and mitigation, subsurface and remedial investigation, landfill services, and litigation support and expert services. Private-sector clients include property and business owners, developers, attorneys, lenders, insurance companies, and industrial companies; public-sector clients include municipalities, ports, and state agencies. Farallon has more than 100 employees in 7 locations in Washington, Oregon, and California; 2020 revenue was approximately $26 million.

Read the original announcement from Farallon Consulting here, posted February 26, 2021.