Zach is currently a student at North Carolina State University’s Poole College of Management. He will receive an MBA degree in May 2017 with a concentration in Entrepreneurship and Technology Commercialization. After receiving a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from NC State, he worked as a research engineer in the Thermal Energy Conversion Branch at the NASA Glenn Research Center. After returning to school full time, he has focused his course work on gaining the business skills required to leverage his technical background and lead successful early stage technology startups. Zach enjoys traveling and almost any kind of sport.