Kenny Carothers is the Principal for Southern California, overseeing operations and business development for SWCA’s Pasadena office.

Having previously worked for SWCA from 1988 to 1991 and again from 1994 to 2001 in various roles throughout Arizona and the western U.S., Kenny returned to SWCA in 2013 as a strategic growth director, and was named as SWCA's Southern California Principal in 2015. He has more than 26 years of experience in environmental consulting — including biological research, mitigation planning/banking, permitting, and regulatory compliance. Kenny holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Northern Arizona University.