Don Hagan serves as vice president and CFO of Hunt Midwest Enterprises and Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development. He oversees the company’s financial concerns including the P&L, capital, business and strategic plan objectives, all corporate benefit plans and risk management as well as the day-to-day operations of the finance and accounting, human resources and new business development departments.
Don joined Great Midwest Corporation in 1977, as controller. When Hunt Midwest Enterprises was formed through the merger of Mid-America Enterprises and Great Midwest Corporation in 1985, Don was promoted to treasurer. He was promoted to his current position as vice president and CFO in 1993. Prior to joining Hunt Midwest, Don spent six years with the company now known as KPMG, a major international accounting firm.
Don is a Certified Public Accountant and holds the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. Don is also a member of the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Financial Executives International, and the Missouri Economic Development Financing Association (MEDFA). Don served on the board of directors of Hunt Martin Materials, LLC until Hunt Midwest’s 50% partnership interest was sold to Martin Marietta in 2014 as part of a focused growth strategy to reallocate resources to continue the expansion of real estate activities. He has served on the board of directors of the Clay County Economic Development Council and is also a past highway commissioner for Clay County.
Don is one of the nation’s top fundraisers for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and participates in the event’s annual MS Bike Ride in Kansas City. In November of 1997, he was inducted into the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Fundraising Hall of Fame and in 2015, he was awarded the Mid-America Chapter’s Circle of Distinction Award for exceeding $1M in lifetime fundraising for the National MS Society. Don is a graduate of Northeast Missouri State University, now known as Truman State University, in Kirksville with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He and his wife Diantha reside in Liberty, Missouri.
Hunt Midwest is a full-service real estate development company with a focus on industrial, commercial, retail, mission critical, multifamily, seniors housing and residential real estate.
Hunt Midwest is a Kansas City-based, privately held company owned by the Lamar Hunt family. The Hunt family business is a diverse portfolio of entities involved in real estate, sports/media, energy/resources, private equity and investments. Marquee entities include the Kansas City Chiefs, Hunt Midwest, Hunt Southwest, FC Dallas Soccer Club, Toyota Stadium, Chicago Bulls and United Center.