History of the Firm


  • Lotus Environmental Consulting, LLC was founded by Katherine Farrow in 2009
  • The firm won several projects with the PA Turnpike, PennDOT, and the Maryland Port Authority
  • As the backlog grew, Katherine added various staff members, specializing in NEPA, natural and cultural resources


  • In response to client requests, Lotus added the Cultural Resources Department in 2012
  • The firm opened its first office in Conshohocken, PA in 2015
  • Lotus added multiple environmental scientists and planners, specializing in NEPA, Section 4(f) and Natural Resource Investigations


  • In February 2016, Lotus moved to the current office in Wayne, PA
  • The firm added the Marketing Department in August 2017
  • Expanded Cultural Resources team in October 2017