Dr. Lawrence D. Burns is a Senior Advisor to the Chairman of Hess Corporation, a consultant to Google Inc, and an Advisor to several investment firms. Dr. Burns served as Vice President of Research & Development and Strategic Planning at General Motors Company, from May 1998 to July 2009. Burns earned his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering at Kettering University.
On average, Kettering University graduates see a 20-year return on investment of $743,000, according to new data released by PayScale.com. In PayScale’s 2017 “College ROI Report: Best Value College’s ranks Kettering #1 in the Michigan and Midwest and 19th in the country for return on investment.