Birthday: December 7, 1981
Zach was born on December 7, Pearl Harbor Day, 1981, year of the Rooster, and is a Sagittarius.
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Zach was born in Providence, Rhode Island, capital city of the biggest little state in the union.
Hometown: Spring Hill, Florida, USA
Zach and his family moved to Spring Hill, Florida in 1983, an exotic land of lizards, scorpions, dinosaurs and mermaids.
Zach is six and a half feet tall and does not play basketball.
Companion: Artie the Dog
Zach and Artie met in 2011 and travel the world together. Artie (Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan) is a Miniature Pinscher and has a large fan club.
High School: F. W. Springstead High School
Zach went to Springstead High where he was Drum Major of the Marching Eagle Brigade Band, Vice President of Key Club (alongside friend and now Broadway makeup artist, Dorothy Petersen, as president), and played Danny Zuko in Grease and Bob Cratchit in A Christmas Carol.
College: Ithaca College
Zach got a BFA in Musical Theatre from Ithaca College but had to go through a few different majors first. He started college at Florida State University as a percussion major and piano minor and played cymbals in the 500 member Florida State Marching Chiefs. Instead of preparing for his snare drum jury he auditioned for Into The Woods at Quincy Music Theatre, landed the role of Rapunzel's Prince and changed his major to theatre the next day and then a year later transferred to Ithaca College for Musical Theatre where he met his voice teacher, Carol McAmis, who he studies with to this day. He went to grad school for opera at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville where he got to perform with Knoxville Opera in Little Women, Madama Butterfly and The Most Happy Fella.