Lance Hunter is in his early 30’s, he is ruggedly handsome and has a roguish appeal. There's an ease about him because he finds everything around him a little amusing, and knows he can escape any situation with his life. Though he's a bit of a wild card, and is mostly interested in personal gain, he usually ends up doing the right thing.
After discovering the true allegiance of Mack and Bobbi, Hunter was led by Alphonso Mackenzie to talk with their leader, Robert Gonzales. Gonzales explained that this was the "real" S.H.I.E.L.D. since there was no secrets. During the talk, Hunter agreed with Gonzales but did not understand why they not talk face to face with Coulson. Later, Hunter managed to escape from Gonzales' S.H.I.E.L.D..
Hunter helped Coulson to kidnap Kara Palamas better known as Agent 33. Although he trust on Coulson, he doubted that Ward accept to help them. When they entered to Zabo's building, he was saved by Agent 33 after being wounded by a HYDRA operative.