Glenn Hunter

Glenn Hunter - The Balance

Personal finance, Business journalism
News Editor
Arizona State University


  • Experienced business journalist with a B.A. in mass communications from Arizona State University
  • Former editor at business publications named best in their categories by national media organizations nine times between 2003 and 2017
  • Freelance writer for publications including Fortune, the Los Angeles Times, and the Dallas Morning News


Glenn Hunter has been a news editor at The Balance since March 2021. He is an experienced business journalist who has written and edited for a number of local, regional, and national publications.

A native of Santa Barbara, California, he has lived since 1997 in Dallas, where he edited the Dallas Business Journal, a weekly business newspaper, and D CEO, a regional monthly business magazine, before joining The Balance.

As a freelance reporter, Glenn has written for publications ranging from Fortune, Entrepreneur, The Writer, and Texas Monthly to the Arizona Republic, the Albuquerque Journal, the Dallas Morning News, and the Los Angeles Times. 

Glenn has a B.A. in mass communications from Arizona State University. When he’s not editing Balance articles about home buying, student loans, and the IRS, he enjoys writing about politics, country music, executive leadership, and travel.