Josh Hunt is Executive Vice President and Member of the Board of Directors for Hunt Companies, Inc. In addition, Mr. Hunt is President of the Hunt Family Foundation, and serves on several other Hunt governance boards and committees.
In addition to his duties at Hunt Companies, Mr. Hunt is on the Executive Committee of the Borderplex Alliance, member of the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) President’s Athletic Advisory Council, chairman of The Hospitals of Providence Governing Board, a founding board member and current chairman of the new El Paso Children’s Museum, chairman of the Medical Center of the Americas Foundation Board. Additionally, Mr. Hunt serves on the board of directors of WestStar Title and is a member of the board of directors of The Trellis Foundation. Mr. Hunt has served on numerous other civic, non-profit and professional boards. He is a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) El Paso/Juarez Chapter, Urban Land Institute, and International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
As Chairman and CEO of MountainStar Sports Group (MSSG), Mr. Hunt participated in the successful effort to acquire the Tucson Padres, a Triple-A Baseball affiliate of the San Diego Padres which began play as the rebranded El Paso Chihuahuas in a $75 million, state-of-the-art Ballpark in the heart of downtown El Paso in spring of 2014, as part of a regional economic development initiative. Southwest University Park and the El Paso Chihuahuas received numerous awards and recognition from many publications in 2014, including Ballpark of the Year. Mr. Hunt is also on the board of directors of Minor League Baseball’s Pacific Coast League, Triple-A Baseball.
In 2015, MSSG invested in a newly-awarded soccer franchise, FC Juárez Bravos, in Juarez, MX (Ascenso MX league), where he serves as a board member. In 2018, MSSG was awarded an expansion team in the United Soccer League (USL) which is the second division of the United States Soccer Federation and the team began play in 2019. Mr. Hunt serves as a Board of Governor of the United Soccer League (USL). That same year, FC Juárez purchased first division club Lobos BUAP, Liga MX – which will be Juárez's first Liga MX team since 2010 and transferred the rights of the Ascenso team to the Lobos.
Mr. Hunt has received numerous awards and honors, including being named El Pasoan of the Year by El Paso Inc. as part of the group that brought Triple-A Baseball to El Paso.
Mr. Hunt graduated from The Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University with a Bachelor's Degree in Real Estate/Finance and also earned an MS Degree, with honors, in Real Estate and Construction Management from the Daniels School of Business at the University of Denver.