Farallon in the Community

Farallon After Hours: Amber Bailey and the Woman Warriors Project
July 25, 2016
Farallon Staff Environmental Scientist Amber Bailey’s love of the outdoors and interest in photography prompted an after-hours pursuit that’s not just fun, it’s inspirational. When she’s not assisting Farallon clients with stormwater compliance, Amber often is out hiking Washington backcountry with husband Andrew and their golden retriever Ozzie and 1-year-old husky Ripley.  Amber discovered that...
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Farallon's Margaret Oscilia Teams with Engineers Without Borders
March 18, 2016
Farallon Project Engineer Margaret Oscilia recently spent a week in Honduras with Engineers Without Borders – USA (EWB), a nonprofit organization consisting of 15,900 international engineers that strives to build a better world through engineering.  Partnering with residents in communities throughout 45 countries, EWB members develop solutions to improve water supply, sanitation, energy,...
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Farallon Portland Volunteers at Park Restoration Event
February 29, 2016
Staff from Farallon’s Portland office recently took part in a volunteer event supporting the restoration of Kelley Point Park, a popular city park bounded by the Columbia Slough and the Willamette and Columbia Rivers.  The Farallon team got their hands dirty, planting native vegetation and placing mulch in an effort to provide habitat for native creatures and improve water quality.  The rainy...
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Donation Drive Stirs Competitive Spirits at Farallon
February 11, 2016
Farallon employees banded together in late November to support the United Way goal of alleviating poverty and food insecurity for children.  Farallon chose the theme “Keeping Families Stable” for the donation drive, which raised money for families in King County and communities local to our Washington, Oregon, and California offices. Farallon kicked off the donation drive with a volunteer...
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Tracey Mulhern Promoted
October 29, 2015
Farallon is pleased to announce the promotion of Tracey Mulhern, L.G., to Associate Geologist. Tracey, a member of Farallon’s Bellingham office, has 14 years of experience in environmental due diligence, site characterization, and remediation/cleanup actions.  Her project management and client representation skills have been highlighted in her involvement in an ongoing cleanup action conducted...
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Farallon Adds Natural Resources Services, Opens Baker City, Oregon Office
October 23, 2015
Farallon is proud to announce its expansion into natural resources consulting with the opening of its Baker City, Oregon office.  The addition of  Staff Environmental Scientists Sara Haynes enables Farallon to provide a range of natural resource services across the western United States. Ms. Haynes holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, and has 9 years of engineering and natural...
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Stacy Patterson Named Farallon Principal
August 12, 2015
Farallon is proud to announce that Ms. Stacy Patterson, Environmental Services Group Manager, has been promoted to Principal Environmental Scientist.  Stacy’s 21 years of experience includes environmental compliance support, industrial stormwater management, health and safety program administration, and site investigation and remediation.  In her 5 years with Farallon, Stacy has become the firm’s...
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Tina Huff Becomes Farallon Principal
July 30, 2015
Ms. Tina Huff, R.E.P.A., has been promoted to Principal Regulatory Specialist.  Tina has over 15 years of professional environmental consulting experience with Farallon, progressing rapidly from staff-level roles through senior-level responsibilities.  Tina is an Environmental Professional who has conducted and managed thousands of environmental assessments and compliance audits throughout the...
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Farallon Receives Waste Prevention and Recycling Honor
July 24, 2015
Farallon has been honored by the King County Solid Waste Division as a Best Workplace for Waste Prevention and Recycling.  The significant impact made by the local businesses selected for their commitment to reducing waste sent to the landfill was acknowledged by King County Executive Dow Constantine:  “These companies deserve special recognition for demonstrating their ingenuity and commitment...
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Steve Figgins and Gary Hokkanen Speak at EECMA Conference
July 12, 2015
Farallon Principals Steve Figgins and Gary Hokkanen participated in presentations at the  (EECMA) Conference held recently in Orlando, Florida.  Steve’s presentation, attended by over 150 insurance firm representatives, attorneys, claims managers, and consultants, focused on the conflict over scarce water in California’s drought-wracked central basin area, where agricultural and petroleum-...
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