Dan L. Lawrence



Adjunct Professor of Management and Organizations
MA, Management, Harvard University
BA, Finance, California State University

Management and Organizations

  • Bio

    Dan L. Lawrence is an Adjunct Professor of Management and Organizations at the Edwin L. Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (SMU).

    Mr. Lawrence is a highly skilled and results-oriented professional with solid academic preparation holding a Master’s degree at Harvard University (magna cum laude), and extensive business experience in high-pressure, fast-paced environments. Collaborative with interpersonal communication and proven ability to assess and manage complex obstacles. Viewed as a people person, problem-solver, and leader who builds strong relationships. Successful in intense and demanding environments, providing decisive leadership, strategy and execution, supervisory skills, emotional intelligence, and structure with a track record of motivating, coaching, and developing others in a thriving culture.

    For more than 20 years, Lawrence has served as a management consultant by working with over 150 organizations in almost every industry, specifically involving leadership training, development, and coaching its executives. A sample list of his clients includes MASCO, Clark Construction, Hensel Phelps Construction, URS Corporation, AECOM, Caterpillar, D.R. Horton, Flatiron Corporation, Newmark Knight Frank, Easton Sports, SVN/Sperry Van Ness, Jenny Craig, McBride Electric, Hunsaker & Associates, ConAgra, Xerox, Roel Construction, AnnieMac Mortgage, NAI Commercial Real Estate, Tribal First, Penhall Company, MBK Homes & Real Estate, Reno Contracting, Robert Hidey Architects, Atkinson Construction, Brookfield Homes, City of Encinitas, Landscape Development, Arrowhead Insurance, Eastlake Development, Stone Brewing Co., Continental Homes, Mercedes, and Hollencrest Capital Management.
  • Teaching

    Organizational Behavior