Zak was born and raised in Northern Kentucky alongside one older brother. After graduating from Georgetown with a BA in political science and history, Zak enrolled in law school at Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University. While in law school Zak started his legal career as a law clerk with various firms, eventually landing at a criminal defense firm in Covington, Kentucky. After graduation, however, he decided he was ready for a change. This is his first experience in the recruiting/staffing world, but he counts himself fortunate to have found this exciting new opportunity. Fun Fact: He attended Georgetown College on a football scholarship, but spent most of his time in Lexington with the Big Blue Nation.