Regional Director – Middle East & Central Asia
Zack joined Spirit of America in October 2015 as Field Operations Project Manager for the Middle East region. In 2014, Zack co-founded TentEd, an initiative supporting the education of children displaced by conflict in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Between 2011 and 2013, he worked overseas, first in Afghanistan assisting logistics for an airlift company supporting military operations, then as a consultant for an Iraq-based development firm. Prior to that, Zack held several leadership positions with organizations advocating on behalf of military veterans. He served in the US Army and Army National Guard from 1997 to 2008, completing four overseas deployments to Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Zack earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of New Hampshire and a master’s degree in emergency and disaster management from Georgetown University.