Zach, M.A., LPC-A, and Ashley established Hopetown in 2017. Hopetown is a non-profit ministry that provides trusted, professional counseling. Hopetown also provides training for churches that are interested in becoming better equipped to care for their members better. Hopetown is also passionate about equipping ministry leaders to care for themselves better, in order to avoid burnout, and so they can minister to their fullest potential. 

Zach and Ashley have been married for 8 years and currently live in the Upstate of South Carolina. They have a precious little girl, Everly, and a new baby boy, Dax. They also are responsible for their Labrador Retriever, "Bo Bo," and 2 cats, Oliver & Sox.