Professional Profiles

Joyce Murray

Managing Director, Principal

Joyce Murray has been a commercial sales and leasing agent specializing in office properties since 1979 and is a senior office leasing specialist with Newmark Grubb Zimmer. Ms. Murray has consistently produced in excess of $10 million of real estate sales and leases on an annual basis and has been honored for production in excess of $27 million in a single year. She has been named a lifetime member of The Million Dollar Club of the Metropolitan Kansas City Board of Realtors (now the Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS®) and the Missouri Association of Realtors (now Missouri REALTORS®).

Ms. Murray has represented the Accardo Arts District, Federal Reserve Bank, Kansas City Life Insurance Company, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Ohio National Life Insurance Company and Unum Insurance Company in leasing Kansas City properties. She also handled the site assembly for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and the sale and leaseback of the 400,000-square-foot, historic Federal Reserve Building. In addition, Ms. Murray has taught office leasing courses for the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA).


w  First woman appointed as a permanent judge on the Jackson County Board of Tax Equalization

w  Six years representing the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in sales, leasing and land assembly

w  Chairperson, commercial branch, Metropolitan Kansas City Board of Realtors; chairperson, board

    community services committee

w  Former vice chairman, Missouri Housing Development Commission; former chairman, strategic

    planning committee



w  Commercial board of directors, Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS® (KCRAR)

w  Local advisory board, Greater Kansas City LISC

w  Architectural review committee, Claymont Homes Association

w  Board member, Arthritis Institute

w  Board member, St. Patrick School

w  Kansas City, Missouri, Landmarks Commission

w  Independence Council for Economic Development

w  Northland Business Connections

w  Kansas City Urban Core Group

w  Regional Transit Alliance

w  Hyde Park Neighborhood Association

w  Northland Symphony Guild

w  Licensed real estate salesperson, states of Kansas and Missouri


Joyce Murray
Managing Director, Principal
Kansas City
Newmark Grubb Zimmer
1220 Washington Street
Suite 300
Kansas City, MO 64105
T 816.474.2000
D 816.512.1004
M 816.820.1251
F 816.421.6666
Independently owned and operated
Areas of Specialization
  • Owner Representation
  • Tenant Representation
Years of Experience
38 years