Zach has been volunteering at OVG since 2016. He is a native of the valley and graduated from Oakdale High School in 2012. After three years in the army he decided to go to college in order to study veterinary medicine. He is hoping to start veterinary school in 2021. He has had dogs his whole life and currently has a black lab named Lily. He enjoys fishing, hunting, and is involved in research at CSU Stanislaus where he is starting his senior year as a biology major.