Zach began broadcast journalism as a reporter, anchor and producer for Herkimer College's student-run television station HCTV Channel 99 News. From Herkimer College, he earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Television/Radio Broadcasting.
Zach furthered his education at Utica College of Syracuse University. There, he studied intense writing and production techniques. Zach was a beat reporter for UC's newspaper, The Tangerine, and hosted a weekly newscast on WPNR-FM 90.7. It was here, at Utica College, that he discovered his talent for reporting and writing. In Spring 2008, he interned at WUTR-TV in Utica, NY. While there, he headed Earth Expo 2008, a showcase of businesses and schools dedicated to the green movement. He was also head energy reporter at the television station.
Now, at News Radio 950 WIBX, Zach reports on events that take place at the Utica Common Council and Utica School Board meetings; he also reports on issues that concern Utica and its surrounding areas.