Lawrence Baird sees operational efficiency as a core factor in the success of any project. He also believes that a healthy and happy team is essential for the continued success and growth of any business. Prior to joining Mosaic Learning as Vice President of Operations, Lawrence served as Executive Director of Product Operations for Laureate Education Inc. and spent 13 years overseeing hundreds of new product launches and improving internal processes for numerous higher education institutions in the Laureate network. How people learn has always been at the core of everything Lawrence has done. Over the years, he has developed and taught courses in organizational behavior, operations management, marketing, communication and negotiations at Stevenson University in Maryland, Walden University, Colorado Technical University and the University of Phoenix. Prior to his work in education, Lawrence was in sales in the software and advertising industries. He is a member of the Board of Directors for Acts4Youth, a non-profit organization supporting the advancement of underprivileged youth in Baltimore City. Lawrence earned his Bachelor’s degree from Loyola University Maryland and his MBA from Walden University.

Position: Chief Operating Officer

Experience: 13 years