CEO & Partner
Brian is a founding partner of LG Construction + Development and has spent the last 17 years developing, constructing, and renovating over $600 million in high-end residential and commercial projects around Chicago.
Brian’s relentless pursuit of the highest level of customer service and uncompromising standards has led us to be a top-rated company across many different construction types and asset classes.
Brian graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelors and Masters of Science in General Engineering, and also has an MBA.
Chief Operating Officer
Matt’s 14 years of industry success is built on his dedication and professional drive. By keeping his client’s needs foremost, and developing project teams that do the same, he ensures LG Construction + Development thrives.
As COO of LG Construction, Matt oversees all aspects of our construction projects. His hands-on approach to every facet of the process is visible in each of our completed projects.
Matt grew up in Naperville, Illinois and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering and Management.
Director of Sales & Development
Coming from a family of engineers, Amy’s lifelong knowledge of construction and design is utilized in our residential and commercial developments over the past 10 years.
Amy oversees the marketing and branding for each development, in addition to coordinating the sales and leasing teams. She also works directly with clients, building relationships from the start.
Amy grew up in Central Illinois and graduated from Western Illinois University with a Bachelor of Business and Information Management.
Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer has spent over 12 years in public accounting, working in audit, tax, and consulting focused primarily on construction and real estate.
In addition to Jennifer’s industry-wide experience and knowledge of best practices, she has a passion for the operations side of it, and actually believes accounting is fun!
Jennifer received a Bachelor in Science from Bradley University, is a Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the Illinois CPA Society and the AIPCA.
Marc Lifshin is a founder of LG Development Group as well as Core Spaces, focusing on the firm’s unique student housing complexes, high-end developments, and multi-unit buildings.
He is heavily involved in all aspects of the development process, from potential market and asset identification, underwriting and feasibility analysis, negotiations and acquisition, to design and development.
Marc is a graduate of University of Illinois with a Bachelor in Structural Engineering and a Minor in Business Administration.
Barry is a founding partner at LG Construction + Development and as well as Core Spaces, managing project financials, overseeing contracts, orders, invoicing, and draw disbursements.
Barry began his career in management consulting at Accenture, eventually bringing his operational design skills to construction. He streamlined LG’s work flow, creating a portfolio of tools to define roles and manage budgets.
Barry graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor in General Engineering, and has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management with a concentration in Real Estate Management.