Zakari is currently a 7th grade student in a magnet school. He is an honor roll student and was inducted into the National Junior Honor Society in March, 2019. He is in his school choir and band. He is an active member in the Cultural Arts Ministry at his church which is where he first found his passion for performing. He began taking acting classes in 2018 at the Red Mountain Theater Company. He has participated in several of their camps and had his first opportunity to perform in a theater during Pirates vs Cowboys. He loves performing and wants to be a professional actor. He is excited to be a member of the ensemble in Matilda the Musical! and perform in his first professional production.