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13 June 2016

Lance Cage Promoted to Managing Principal in HOK’s St. Louis Office

Senior Vice President Lance Cage, LEED AP BD+C, has been promoted to managing principal in HOK’s St. Louis practice.

Lance Cage, HOK's St. Louis Managing PrincipalCage joined the St. Louis office’s leadership team as a senior vice president and marketing principal four years ago. He serves on HOK’s board of directors, the management board and the marketing board’s steering committee.

“We are thrilled to promote a proven leader from within the organization to head one of our most important, successful offices,” said Bill Hellmuth, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, HOK’s president and CEO. “Lance’s expertise in design, construction and development brings great value to our clients. He has a remarkable ability to assemble strong teams that provide clients with the highest levels of design excellence, technical expertise and service.”

Cage collaborates with Design Principal Eli Hoisington, AIA, and Technical Principal Angelo Arzano, AIA, to guide HOK’s projects and operations in St. Louis. Current projects in the office include the BJC HealthCare Washington University School of Medicine Campus Renewal Project; Indiana University Health’s regional academic health campus in Bloomington, Indiana; several projects at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport; a new headquarters for Phillips 66 in Houston; the Federal Home Loan Bank’s new headquarters in Topeka, Kansas; and continued account work with WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff and Rockwell Collins.

Prior to joining HOK in 2012, Cage served as institutional business unit and real estate services group leader for Clayco in St. Louis. A U.S. Army veteran, he earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dayton, a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis and a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from Wheaton College in Chicago.

Cage is past president of the board of directors of Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis. He serves on the Washington University School of Engineering Alumni Advisory Council and is helping to restart an ACE Mentor Program chapter in St. Louis.​