Theatre Graduate Office
University Theatre Building, Room C1B86
Originally from the “Rust Belt” of Ohio, Zachary began his theater studies in 2006 while attending Youngstown State University. Zachary spent time on and off stage in various areas of theater including performing, stage managing, and directing. In 2010, he would direct the University Theater’s production of The Shape of Things. He found his love for teaching while serving as a teaching assistant for the stage combat and acting courses. After graduating in 2010 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater, Zachary and his wife (Deanna) then moved to Orlando where he would work for the Walt Disney World Resort for a little more than five years, including two of years as an Entertainment Manager. In 2016, he decided to fulfill a promise to himself and pursue his master’s degree. His passions include Shakespeare, stage combat, and theater history.