Laurence Pearlman


School of Labor & Employment Relations

Education & Experience

M.A., Labor and Industrial Relations, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989

B.B.A., Economics, Industrial Relations and Human Resources, University of Iowa, 1987

Larry is Managing Director – Americas for JMJ Associates. Working with teams that include “C level” executives to front-line employees, Larry has been instrumental in designing and implementing transformational safety programs for Fortune 100 companies. Some of his clients have included Amazon, Delta Air Lines, Direct Energy, Entergy, ExxonMobil, FedEx, Hess, HSBC, MasTec, Milliken, National Grid, Northrop Grumman, Shell and Suncor.

Larry began his career in 1989 and has held various leadership positions. In addition to Marsh Risk Consulting, Larry has been employed by Amoco, BP, Corven, Diageo, Marsh McLennan, Oliver Wyman, PepsiCo and Pfizer. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Technology Publishing Company and the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum. He is a certified lean Master Black Belt. In 2016, he received the LER Distinguished Alumni Award.


LER 590 LEE Leadership and Employee Engagement