Brian Goldberg

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 the Chicagoland area.

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 both a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Science in General Engineering, and also has an MBA.

Matt Wilke

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.

Amy Lusher

Director of Sales & Development

Coming from a family of engineers, venturing into the construction industry was natural for Amy. Her 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 of our developments, 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.

Jennifer Albert

Chief Financial Officer

Jennifer has spent over 12 years in public accounting, working in audit, tax, and consulting. She focused primarily on construction and real estate clients, and joined the company after working on a consulting engagement with them.

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


Marc Lifshin is a founder of LG Development Group as well as Core Spaces, focusing on the firm’s student housing complexes, high-end mid/high-rise developments, and multi-unit buildings.

He is heavily involved in all aspects of the development process: potential market and asset identification, underwriting and feasibility analysis, negotiations and acquisition, design and development, through the construction management and product delivery.

Marc is a graduate of University of Illinois with a Bachelor in Structural Engineering and a Minor in Business Administration.

Barry Howard


Barry is a founding partner at LG Development Group and also works with Core paces, managing project financials during construction, and overseeing contracts, orders, invoicing, and draw disbursements.

Barry began his career in management consulting at Accenture, eventually bringing his operational design skills to the construction industry. He helped streamline LG to allow maximum simplicity for everyone involved, creating a portfolio of tools to define roles and responsibilities and to track and manage project budgets throughout construction.

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.

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