Zachary Stanfill is a fifth generation New Orleanian, born and raised in the Pontchartrain Park neighborhood of New Orleans. He attended the historic Saint Augustine High School in the city’s 7th ward before earning his B.A. in English from North Carolina Central University. Upon completion of his undergraduate degree Zachary knew he wanted to return home to help revive New Orleans following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. He served as a high school educator, Career Coach for the city of New Orleans, and coached little league baseball for Pontchartrain Park through NORDC. Most recently Zachary has worked for Marriot International and Hilton Hotels as hospitality professional.