Lawrence E. Hibbert was born in Jamaica and graduated from high school in St. Thomas Jamaica in 1964. He holds bachelor's degree in business management from Union Institute & University, and a master's degree in dispute resolution from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Professor Hibbert joined the undergraduate faculty at Union Institute & University's Miami Center as a part-time faculty member in June 2000, before becoming full-time faculty in March 2006.
Professor Hibbert is a Florida Supreme Court Certified County Court Mediator who has done pro-bono mediations for the Equal Employment Opportunity Board of Miami Dade County. His primary academic interest at the present time is to complete the enrollment process for his doctoral studies and start working on his doctoral degree in criminal justice. His hobbies are reading, watching sports, and playing golf.