Zak is a Policy Intern at MCCD, helping MCCD to better understand various issue areas. He enjoys learning about policy to create meaningful progress, and is particularly passionate about housing policy. He is also the Student Representative on his St. Paul District Council, and a member of the advocacy group Sustain St. Paul. Originally from Portland, Oregon, Zak is currently majoring in economics and minoring in music at Macalester College. He enjoys playing guitar and piano, and singing in the Macalester Concert Choir.