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Marc Lifshin is a managing partner of Core Campus, the firm's student housing complexes, high-end mid/high-rise developments, and multi-unit buildings. Marc 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’s business acumen equips Core Campus with a fundamental aptitude for conducting contract negotiations and developing investment strategies, but it is his analytical and technical background that provides integral insights into the mechanics of successfully developing and delivering Class-A, institutional-grade assets. While Marc stays current with the ever-changing market trends and steers company objectives on a macro level, he maintains an intimate and comprehensive knowledge of every project on an individual, micro level.
Brian oversees all construction operations including new project budgeting & development, conceptualization, and production. Brian has spent 13 years developing, constructing and renovating high-end Commercial and Residential Projects in the Chicagoland area.
Brian gained experience managing high-end, large scale commercial and retail projects in excess of $400million. He has successfully completed and sold over $80million in custom single family homes, multi-unit residential and mixed -use projects.
Brian graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelors and Masters in General Engineering in addition to a MBA.
Barry manages the project financials during construction, while overseeing the contracts, orders, invoicing, and draw disbursements. Barry started in management consulting at Accenture, and has brought his operational design skills to the construction industry while streamlining LG in a manner that allows simplicity to everyone involved. He has created a portfolio of tools to divide roles and responsibilities and track and manage project budgets during construction.
Barry graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelors in General Engineering and has an MBA from Kellogg School of Management with a concentration in Real Estate Management.
DIRECTOR OF RESIDENTIAL
Kevin directs all residential project managers and their daily construction oversight on current projects. He also leads the bidding and budgeting of new prospective projects, while implementing and improving operational procedures and efficiency to ensure excellence.
Kevin has more than 10 years of experience in managing high-end residential construction projects in the Chicagoland area. His has the unique ability to understand the science and management of construction to successfully take a project from concept to completion. He enjoys finding solutions to complex building challenges all while making the building experience enjoyable for clients.
Kevin graduated from Bradley University with a degree in Civil Engineering. He is a licensed Engineering Intern in IL, and is also a LEED AP (green building professional).
DIRECTOR OF DESIGN+BUILD
Amy's vast knowledge of construction and design is confirmed by her success in participating in over $30 million of LG's high-end residential and commercial developments. Her current management position as the firms' Director of Design Build allows her to work on the front lines with clients throughout the design and pre-construction process ensuring every phase meets client's expectations.
In addition, Amy continues to oversee the firm's staff of talented project coordinators, a role vital to the LG design build experience. Amy graduated from Western Illinois University with a Bachelor of Business and Information Management. Coming from a family entrenched in the field of engineering it was a natural for Amy to venture into the industry.
DIRECTOR OF COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION
Matt applies his 13 years of industry experience with his professional drive, initiative and intuitive management style.
His path prior to today's current senior management role within LG includes work at McShane Construction helping manage projects ranging from health clubs, industrial pre-cast, multi family apartments and multifamily townhomes and at JDL managing the completion of over 100 units (townhomes, single family and row homes) in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood.
Matt grew up in Naperville, Illinois and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering and Management. Matt's success is built around keeping his client's needs at the top of his list with focus on exceeding their expectations.