Aaron Young - Hunt Midwest, Senior Manager of Development



Aaron Young is responsible for managing the entitlement, design, contracting, permitting, and public financing of Hunt Midwest’s industrial developments, new home communities, and public-private infrastructure projects. 

Aaron joined Hunt Midwest in 2022 with more than 20 years of engineering and project management experience across the region. He is deeply involved at every stage of the development process, from engineering design to contracting to construction management. He also oversees grant applications, design, city approvals, and permitting for Hunt Midwest’s highest profile infrastructure projects, including the ongoing expansion of the 2,500-acre Hunt Midwest Business Center and new 3,300-acre KCI 29 Logistics Park megasite.  

Aaron previously worked at SAIC, where he was program manager for the construction of the Pinnacle Bank Arena and West Haymarket development in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Cable Dahmer Arena in Independence, Missouri. He also previously worked as a civil engineer and project manager at Walter P. Moore in Kansas City. 

Aaron graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Washington University in 1999 and earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in 2015. He lives in Lenexa with his wife and two children. 

Hunt Midwest is a Kansas City-based, privately held real estate development company with six decades of expertise in industrial, self-storage, residential, multifamily, and senior living communities, with more than $2.5 billion of developed projects in multiple geographic markets. Hunt Midwest leverages its reputation, resources, and relationships to create successful real estate solutions.

Hunt Midwest is one of the pillars of the Lamar Hunt Family’s holdings, which include interests in real estate, sports/entertainment, energy/natural resources, and private equity. Other marquee brands include the Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Bulls, FC Dallas, Hunt Southwest, and Trinity Hunt.