Zach Whitaker joined Dean Realty Co. in 2011 as a member of the field services group. In this role, Zach works with the team responsible for maintaining Dean Realty Co.'s portfolio of over 2.3 million square feet of office, industrial, flex, mixed use, historic and underground properties, as well as build-to-suit land sites. In addition, Zach is responsive to tenant requests, whether a repair item or request for assistance. Zach and the field services group are trained to be efficient, productive and solutions-oriented, with members cross-trained in HVAC, plumbing, construction and general repairs. Like the rest of the team, Zach exercises the same principles of exemplary customer service and attention to detail practiced by all Dean Realty Co. employees. He and the field services group further support community interests as well as company objectives and events.
Prior to Dean Realty Co., Zach worked for several years as a cable technician for ATX Services. There he was responsible for running cable from the pole to interior locations for cable television and phone services. His background includes a position as a linesman for Network Construction Services, where he spent two years burying and hanging fiber optic cable from Lincoln to Omaha, Nebraska, providing services for hospitals, schools and utility companies.
Zach's military service includes a stint aboard the US Navy's supercarrier, the USS Kitty Hawk. There he was trained in various ship duties including refueling at sea, navigation and anchoring techniques.
In his spare time, Zach enjoys spending time at the lake with family and friends boating and barbecuing. He also looks for opportunities to play a round of golf.