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As a partner and the Financial Chief Officer at Hale Resources, Zak is responsible for monthly, quarterly, and year end reconciliations, partner distributions, and adjusting journal entries, the accounting of property plant and equipment, and oversee all other financial information.

Not only is Zak dedicated to his work at Hale Resources, but he is also a firm believer in giving back to the community that he is apart of. He is currently assisting in the establishment of a nonprofit organization, Credo Co for sustainable life. The mission of this 501 (c) (3) is to create a safe, inclusive & independent/interdependent housing opportunity for the differently abled to remain within their community, where they feel accepted, connected and supported.

During the time period of 2014 through 2015 he was the Senator on the Student Government Association (SGA). SGA has a budget of $150,000 a year and is responsible for distributing it throughout Anderson University's clubs, organizations, and campus as the senate sees fit.

Zak is also a member of the 2014-2015 Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC). SAAC's purpose is to raise money for Make-A-Wish Foundation, put together student athlete events, and gives student athletes a voice/vote in NCAA


Experience

Partner/Manager at Hale Resources, LLC

While attending college he has had the opportunity to help his father, Jon, grow and establish their Real Estate Development and Property Management business. Jon attended school for aeronautical engineering, and although he has had experience running businesses, my knowledge has helped contribute to our growth tremendously.

Accounting at Hale Resources, LLC

Implemented QuickBooks while doing approximately $500,000 in revenue and maintained financial data during growth to $3 Million in general contracting, real estate development, rents, and a laundromat revenue. Implemented Buildium, a property management software for the real-estate financials and keeping track of property maintenance and tenants. Responsible for monthly, quarterly, and year end reconciliations, partner distributions, and adjusting journal entries, the accounting of property plant and equipment, and oversee all other financial information.

Currently researching and assisting with the start-up of a Real Estate Investment Trust that we would like to create to help with economic growth in Vermont.

Real-Estate Development at Hale Resources, LLC

Create business plans, and proformas to present to banks, and investors to finance projects. Focused on project management and oversaw financials during the renovation process of projects. All while playing a political among communities and presenting to boards. Assist for-profit and not-for-profit businesses in startup procedures and beginning operations. Have heavily focused on my ability to network and connect people for nonpersonal gain which has shown to benefit and help achieve goals in the long term.

General Contracting at Hale Resources, LLC

General contractor/Project manager/Supervisor on development projects.


Education

B.S. in Business Administration: Accounting Concentration 

B.S. in Business Administration: Business Management Concentration 

Currently Pursuing: Master of Science in Accounting; Expected Graduation Date: May 2018