Director of Development and External Affairs
Morgan Malone currently serves as Director of Development and External Affairs at Farpoint Development, a Chicago-based commercial real estate development firm. Boasting experience in community development, municipal finance, procurement, and external affairs, Morgan is responsible for a wide-range of responsibilities. Most prominently, this includes stewarding the $3.5B Bronzeville Lakefront development, formerly the Michael Reese Hospital site, in the Bronzeville Community. Bronzeville Lakefront is a 100-acre site poised to become the largest QOZ redevelopment in the Midwest and the life sciences headquarters for all of Chicago. Prior to joining Farpoint, Morgan worked for the Chicago Department of Aviation to advance O’Hare’s $8.5B expansion and administrative operations at both O’Hare and Midway Int’l Airports.
Infusing equity into all that she does, Morgan is an equitable development enthusiast and consistent figure in Chicago’s neighborhood and economic development sphere. Hailing from Old Dominion University, Morgan majored in Women's Studies, where she honed her conviction in advocating for the most marginalized among us. Morgan was featured in Forbes in August of 2020 for her work in anti-racism, is a 2020 Crain’s Business Chicago 20 in their 20s honoree, and is a Commissioner on the Cook County Commission on Social Innovation