Zach believes that people are compelled by purpose and meaning above all else.

He has dedicated his life and work to help people and organizations discover and enact purpose to produce a long-lasting impact.

Through researching, writing, speaking, and consulting Zach has worked with a wide array of individuals and organizations to transform organizations and ways of working and living.

He is an international speaker, trainer, and purpose and meaningful work consultant and is the founder and author of PurposeSpeaks.com, the popular blog on purposeful leadership, work, and life that is read by thousands. Zach is also a regular contributor on purpose for the Huffington Post and other international media outlets and the author of the acclaimed new book, "The Invisible Leader: Transform Your Life, Work, and Organization with the Power of Authentic Purpose."

He is a researcher and Adjunct Faculty at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado where he teaches courses on purposeful leadership and organizational development as he completes his Ph.D in Organizational Learning, Performance, and Change. His research has been featured in the Human Resource Development Review and at the Academy of Human Resource Development International Research Conference.

Zach is also a co-founder and Vice President of the Foundation for Purposeful Organizations, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting purposeful leadership.

He lives in Fort Collins, CO with his wife, son, and two adopted dogs.