Zach was born and raised in Southern Oregon. He has just completed his MFA in Acting from the University of Washington and currently resides in Hollywood, CA. He holds a BA in Acting from the University of Portland. He has Apprenticed at Actors Theatre of Louisville where he appeared in the 2011 Human Festival of New American Plays. He has also studied at the William Esper Studio in NYC. Through collaborations with Actors Theatre of Louisville, University of Washington and New Paradise Laboratories, he has gained extensive experience devising original ensemble and solo work. Hobbies include camping, remodel/interior design, wrestling with big dogs, and teaching Shakespeare to his three year old niece.