Welcome to the personal website of Barry Lawrensen.

I believe in and seek to model a servant style of leadership, with strong commitment to the organization and its mission. In working with others, l strive to listen receptively, accept and empathize, provide foresight and intuition, practice persuasion, bring healing as needed, build community, contemplate carefully, and promote willingness to change for the best interests with the bigger picture in mind.



  • present2016

    Development Department

    Christian Alliance International School, Hong Kong

  • present2000


    Festive Media, Orange City, Iowa; Shatin, Hong Kong

  • 20152011

    Director of Learning Technology

    International Christian School, Hong Kong www.ics.edu.hk

  • 20112009

    Teacher MS Tech (IB MYP DT), HS Tech (IB DP ITGS)

    Gyeonggi Suwon Intl. School, Suwon, S Korea www.gsis.sc.kr

  • 87-0305-09

    Director Learning Resource Center/Technology, Teacher Instructional Media

    Northwestern College, Orange City, Iowa, USA www.nwciowa.edu

  • 20092007

    Teacher Web Design/Interactive Media

    Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa, USA www.morningside.edu

  • 20052003

    HS Teacher Computer, Graphic Design, Yearbook, ICT

    Black Forest Academy, Kandern, Germany www.bfacademy.com

  • 20091985

    Owner, Technology/Publicity/Public Relations Consulting, Media Production Services, Festive Media

    Orange City, Iowa USA www.festivemedia.com


  • BA 1987

    Communications, Minors: Math, Music, German

    Vermillion, SD

  • MA 2009

    Digital Media

    Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA

  • MA 2011

    Education, ELL Curriculum and Instruction

    Simpson University, Redding, California