Zach started Oaks Church in Muncie, IN with a team of people during the summer of 2015. For three years prior to that he was a Staff Pastor of Clear River Church in Lafayette, IN. Zach’s responsibilities at Oaks include casting the overall vision of Oaks Church, teaching and preaching, overseeing staff, and leader development as the church grows. Before becoming a pastor Zach earned his degree as an Agronomist from Purdue University and worked for a large agricultural company selling seed and then later managing a career as an agronomist for the state of Indiana. He and his wife Katie have three kids, Knox, George and Felicity.