Zach was raised in Meridian, Mississippi, where he graduated from Russell Christian Academy and played baseball at Meridian Community College.
He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern Mississippi majoring in philosophy and religion. This background in logic and ethics uniquely prepared him for the study of law. In connection with his degree, he spent one month studying abroad in India. While at USM, he met a German exchange student who would later become his wife. After graduating from USM, he moved to Germany where he was an English instructor at Sprachschule Berlitz GmbH and played baseball for the Bonn Capitals.
Zach obtained his law degree from the University of Mississippi. While his wife continued to pursue her PhD in Oxford, Zach practiced for one year in Holly Springs, MS, primarily as a public defender. He practiced for another year in Meridian, MS, primarily in insurance defense, while his wife completed clinical rotations in Birmingham, AL.
In 2019, Zach joined Kitchens Law Firm, P.A. His wife is a clinical psychologist at University of Mississippi Medical Center. Zach focuses his practice on representing individuals who have been damaged by the negligence and the intentional torts of others. In his free time, he enjoys playing the guitar, playing chess, and following the New Orleans Saints.