Zach Parker is the Education Director at Theatre Cedar Rapids. Zach helped create the Improv comedy program at TCR and foster a home where students can learn and audiences can love the spontaneity of life. Zach has been leading corporate improv workshops around the corridor for the last few years and has seen the interest continue to grow. Zach studied acting with Richard Glockner at the University of Northern Iowa. Upon graduation, Zach moved to NYC and studied long-form improvisation at the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) theatre in NYC. Teachers included Michael Delaney, Sean Conroy, Billy Merritt, and a master class with UCB founding member Matt Walsh.