Lauri Goodman Lampson  President + CEO


“My focus is on gaining a deep understanding of the business and its strategy for success and then developing strategic workplace solutions that enable those goals."

Lauri changes the way organizations act on work and placeShe works with executives to “future-cast”, challenging them to redefine the purpose of bringing people together at work.

Lauri advises the world’s most influential industry leaders including, ExxonMobil, Hines, HP, Chevron, and Sonos, developing strategies to break through the Innovation Barrier and position their organizations for the future.  Her Business, Workplace, Engagement, and Design Strategies have been transforming business for 30 years.

Lauri believes thoughtful placemaking connects people and inspires organizations to thrive.  She is the ultimate optimist about the opportunity of automation to free humans to focus on work that matters.

Under her leadership, PDR has grown into a hub for innovators and creatives who develop live-work-play-learn environments that elevate the Work Experience.

PDR, a workplace consulting, design and architecture firm, creates places for work that unleash human potential and delight workers across the globe, impacting hundreds of thousands of workers in 35 countries from their own One Room Wonder. 

Lauri is certified by the National Council for Interior Design Qualification and is a Registered Interior Designer in the State of Texas. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Houston.