Zach graduated from The Ohio State University in May of 2019 with a B.S. in Animal Sciences and a minor in both Psychology as well as Human-Animal Interactions. During his undergraduate career, he was CHAIRE Student Researcher and also had the opportunity to travel to New Zealand, Spain, and Ireland on Human-Animal Interactions education abroad programs. Zach is continuing his education by pursuing a Master’s degree in Animal Sciences working with Dr. Kelly George. His research project will focus on animal enrichment in a zoological setting while also considering the effects it has on humans.