Goettsch Partners Promotes Lillie to Associate Principal


Goettsch Partners (GP) has promoted David Lillie, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, to associate principal. 

Lillie is a project designer at the firm. He has worked on several office, hotel and mixed-use developments, as well as key master planning assignments and multi-building complexes. Having worked in both the Chicago and Shanghai offices of the firm has given him a global perspective that is integral to his work.

Select recent projects in China include the three-building, 172,000-square-meter Shenzhen Minsheng E-commerce Towers in Shenzhen; the 45-story, 729-key Rosewood Sanya and International Finance Forum in Sanya; the 445-meter-tall Nanning China Resources Center Tower in Nanning; and the multi-building, 264,000-square-meter Financial Street Shanghai Railway Mixed-Use Development in Shanghai. He has also been involved in the Honghui New Taipei City Center in Taipei, Taiwan.

Lillie holds a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also received a Master of Architecture and a Master of Science in Civil Engineering, both from the University of Illinois as well.

In addition to Lillie, the following individuals have been promoted:

To Senior Associate

  • Xiaohai Li, RA, LEED AP


To Associate

  • Nathaniel Hollister
  • Xiao Ma
  • Difei Yao, AIA, CDT, LEED AP


To Associate Director, Shanghai Office Administration

  • Lillian Zong