Zach Padgett

DC and South Campus Organizer

Zach joins J Street after graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he double majored in Peace, War, and Defense and Global Studies with a minor in Arabic. He served as a J Street U Southeast Regional Co-Chair from 2015-2016 and was one of the co-chairs of J Street UNC from 2014-2015. Zach first traveled to the region during the summer before his junior year, where he studied Arabic at Yarmouk University in Irbid, Jordan. He also was an intern at the Foundation for Middle East Peace. Zach grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina and now lives in Washington, DC.