Zach serves as the Vice President of People, Team and Organizational Strategy at Navigate the Journey. He began his career in public relations and has since held a variety of executive leadership positions over the last 17 years. As an experienced strategic leader, Zach is passionate about helping organizations deliver tactical solutions in people strategy, organizational change, strategic planning and business process improvement. Zach utilizes innovative and strategic solutions to help organizations align mission, values, uniqueness and people competencies to ensure strategic plans are executed with excellence. He is a certified StratOp Facilitator, Leadership Coaching Specialist and a certified practitioner of the Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI), Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation (FIRO-B), Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument (TKI), Emotional Intelligence (EQ-i 2.0 and EQ-i 360), MCore (Motivational Core), and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) DiSC and PeopleBest assessments. Zach is also an official member and contributor to the Forbes Human Resources Council.
Zach holds a MBA in strategic management and leadership from Olivet Nazarene University and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). In all his work, Zach seeks to provide enduring value to organizations by coaching leaders to understand and live out their unique gifts, strengths, talents and passions in an emotionally healthy, authentic, results-oriented way. Zach, his wife Jacki and their three sons call Nashville home.