Owen Lawrence's project management expertise combines his background designing interactive experiences, consulting on environmental issues, and being an entrepreneur. Owen joined the Exploratorium in 2011 to oversee the refurbishment of more than 500 exhibits prior to the museum's reopening at Pier 15 in 2013. He also led the design, exhibit development, and installation for Bechtel Gallery 3. After successfully completing these major projects, Owen became the Exploratorium's Exhibit Collections and Maintenance Manager, and later the Environment Program Manager, helping to advance the museum's environmental science programs. Prior to joining the Exploratorium, Owen worked as an environmental and sustainability consultant for corporate and government clients. He holds a BS in environmental science from Michigan State University and an MBA in sustainable enterprise from Dominican University.