Lawrence M. Birney


The son of an Exxon executive, Lawrence was born in Caracas, Venezuela and lived there for ten years before moving with his family to Libya. He studied Modern European History and Economics at the Institute for European Affairs in Lugano, Switzerland before returning to the U.S. to pursue a degree in Electrical Engineering from Bridgeport Engineering Institute. Lawrence’s blog, The Yes Factor, focuses on the power of the heart to influence change and create a new paradigm. He is a student of both Christian and Eastern mysticism.