Mark Lawrence has over 24 years of professional experience, including 18 years at “Big 4” management consulting firms in a senior management capacity where he led and delivered projects that span across the private, public, and non-profit sector. He served as the trusted advisor to private, public, and non-profit sector executives. He is an entrepreneur ecosystem builder who is passionate about the enabling power of innovation and entrepreneurship to create new industries and new opportunities that directly impacts lives. He is the founder and managing partner at Inncuvate Consulting LLC, and president of Inncuvate Community Development Partners, LLC which is a professional services firm and community development organization that takes a systematic view of innovation and economic development to create innovative solutions for economic equity. Mark built the Inncuvate platform to be a full-stack entrepreneurship-led economic development enterprise focused on redefining how communities connect all residents to opportunities to improve their quality of life. He has been working with PGCC to infuse an innovation mindset to leverage the college’s current assets to enhance their current workforce development and entrepreneur development programs.