Steve Lawler

I serve as Rector of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Ferguson, Missouri and as co-founder of The Vine, a community collaboration hub. As of June 2016 I am also the founding Director of the Walker Leadership Institute at Eden Theological Seminary where also teaches.

Prior to June 2016 I was the Coordinator of both the Business and the Sustainability programs of University College at Washington University in St Louis. I also served as Managing Director of Opinions Incorporated , a global opinion research organization(2004-2016)  and prior to this served as Managing Director North America for Expert Eyes N.V., a Belgian based venture firm and Chief Possibilities Officer for XPLANE, a global design consultancy. Current and past consulting clients include The Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts, The Peninsula Hotels, Oetker Hotel Management GmbH, the Redemptorists of the Denver Province , the St Louis Post-Dispatch and Liguori Publications.

My practice focuses on leadership development, stakeholder engagement and collaboration for the Common Good.

I am available for keynotes, presentations, workshops and consultations Please contact me using the form below.