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Lawrence Group People

Each month we are highlighting three of our employees by having them share everything from their personal motto to their favorite architect to what’s on their bucket list. We are hoping this gives you a glimpse into the people of Lawrence Group.


Jimmy Sgroi
With Lawrence Group since 2015

Favorite Pastime
I love being active, either working out, exploring the city, or finding new areas of Forest Park, or any kind of social event! I’ll never say no to a Blues game either.

Not Many People Know
I am a huge gigantic space nerd.

On My Bucket List
Visit 6 continents at least once…or twice 🙂

Favorite Thing About Lawrence Group
I love how invested Lawrence Group is in the City of St. Louis. Being born and raised here, it’s very exciting to be a part of a group that is advancing the City so much.



Chianti Holmes
Administrative Assistant
With Lawrence Group since 2016

Favorite Pastime
I’m an event planner and I love it!

Most Proud Of
I’m proud of my mother.

Personal Motto
“This Too Shall Pass” 
“Everything Happens for a Reason”

On My Bucket List
Skydive, Zipline, cruise, Jamaica, Bahamas, and Paris, France.

Favorite Thing About Lawrence Group
I love how nice and friendly everyone is; it makes coming to work so much better!



Julie Spengler
Senior Associate
With Lawrence Group since 1998

Favorite Pastime
Spending time with friends and family, travel, sporting events, boating, playing cards and games and having adventures with my son.

Not Many People Know
This season will by my 22nd year playing the trumpet in the St. Louis University Pep Band for the home basketball games.

On My Bucket List
I am not a thrill seeker, so most of my bucket list revolves around travel.  I would like to see a game at every major league baseball stadium, attend an Indianapolis 500 and a Kentucky Derby.

Favorite Thing About Lawrence Group
I am inspired by the people I work with and I treasure the relationships I’ve made with my coworkers over the years.


Lindsay Harper