Zach Bruner is originally from Marceline and attended Marceline High School. Zach received a Bachelor of Arts in History (’09) from Mizzou an a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from William Woods University (’14), and he is currently working towards a Specialist in Education degree from that institution. While in college, Zach was an assistant coach at Plattsburg (07-08) and Versailles (09-10). From 2010-2014, Zach was a social studies teacher and head wrestling coach at South Harrison. He taught/coached in Northwestern Oregon in 2014-15 and is currently the principal at Macon County R-IV School District (2015-present). Zach and his wife, Skylar currently reside in Marceline with their infant son, Van.