Fighting for property tax reform, job creation and infrastructure improvements, Rep. Zach Mako is serving his second term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Zach currently serves on the Aging and Older Adult Services, Finance, Professional Licensure, and Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness committees. He is also a deputy chair of the House Majority Policy Committee and a member of the Pennsylvania Military Community Enhancement Commission.

An almost life-long resident of Walnutport, Zach graduated from Northampton Area High School and joined the Pennsylvania National Guard in January 2008. As a Chinook helicopter pilot, he was deployed to Afghanistan in December 2012 for nine months supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. In 2016, he was selected to be an adviser to Estonia’s top military officials. While serving our country, Zach also completed his bachelor’s degree in finance from Kutztown University in December 2015.

In his spare time, Zach enjoys participating in outdoor activities, including hiking and snowboarding.

Zach is the oldest of Eva and Christopher Mako’s five children.

The 183rd District includes South Whitehall (part), Washington and Whitehall (part) townships and Slatington Borough in Lehigh County. It also consists of Allen, Lehigh and Moore (part) townships, and North Catasauqua, Northampton and Walnutport boroughs in Northampton County.