Dan L. Lawrence

Adjunct Professor of Management and Organizations

MA, Management, Harvard University

Management and Organizations

  • Bio

    HOPE Professor of the Year Award winner.

    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