Zach joined JUFJ in January 2019. As a DC Community Organizer, Zach is responsible for working with JUFJ leaders to help them get involved and take leadership roles in our priority campaigns, including securing funding for DC’s landmark “Birth to Three” childcare legislation. If you live in DC and want to get more involved in local politics through JUFJ, send him an email or give him a call!
Born in DC and raised nearby in Maryland, Zach has worked on a number of local legislative and electoral campaigns before joining Jews United for Justice. Most recently, he managed At-Large DC Councilmember Elissa Silverman’s successful re-election campaign. He also worked as a Community Organizer at DC Working Families Party and played a lead role in the DC Fair Elections Coalition. He has an MA in Applied Politics from American University, loves board games, and can occasionally be seen jogging around Ward 6 depending on how nice the weather is.
Zach uses he/him/his pronouns and can be contacted at (202) 408-1423 ext. 6.