Zach Gilford

Zach Gilford

ARCC Leader Since: 2003
Program(s) as Leader: Alaska Expedition, Hawaii, California, Western, Australia/New Zealand, British Columbia, Costa Rica Service
Education: Northwestern University

Zach’s summers leading ARCC students help prepare him for his starring role on NBC’s “Friday Night Lights” as a high school junior. Zach plays the Dillon Panther’s quarterback, Matt Serason, on this popular prime-time show. Zach earned a degree in Performing Arts and Education from Northwestern University. Each summer he returns to ARCC where he utilizes his extraordinary talent as an outdoor educator!