Zach Johnson Business Analyst - Business Architecture & Analysis

I grew up in…
Deephaven, MN
I live in…
Saint Paul, MN
Favorite Quote?
“When dealing with the insane, the best method is to pretend to be sane.” – Hermann Hesse
I chose to work at Daugherty because…
I wanted to continue working in consulting with an established firm that did not include travel.
What’s the best professional advice you’ve ever received?
Don’t lie to the client.  If you don’t know something, say that you don’t.
What was your first job?
I was a stock boy at Frank’s Nursery & Crafts.
My skills include…
BA tasks from project inception, requirements gathering, functional design creation, test planning and execution.
Industries you’ve worked in…
Retail (Auto Parts, Grocery, Department Stores, Hardware, Home Furnishings)
Certifications, Professional Organizations/ Memberships
Certified ScrumMaster
Proudest Moment
Graduating college
People would be surprised to hear that I…
Was in the Peace Corps in Uzbekistan
In my spare time, I like to…
Read (not enough), hike and travel
B.A. Political Science from Saint John’s University
Hobbies & Volunteering Interests
Volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity and donate blood on a regular basis