Zach Murdock - Manager - Corporate Communications - Hunt Midwest


Corporate Communications

Zach Murdock is responsible for sharing Hunt Midwest’s story with the community. He coordinates with business partners and news media to provide updates about Hunt Midwest’s real estate developments and its broader impact in the community through civic leadership and philanthropic efforts.  

Zach joined Hunt Midwest in October 2022 after almost a decade in journalism newspapers across the country, including at The Kansas City Star and Hartford Courant. His reporting focused on criminal justice, youth gun violence, homelessness, and holding public officials accountable, with special attention on community members who may not otherwise have a platform to tell their stories. His journalism has been recognized by the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists, the Florida Society of Professional Journalists, and the South Carolina Press Association.  

Zach graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri in 2013 and is a proud former member of The News Guild. Born and raised in Kansas City, he now lives in Waldo with his wife and son.

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.